Participants

Vítor Castro

Born:
1993

Lives in:
Portugal

Nationality:
Portugese

Vítor Castro

  • studied at the School of Music and Performing Arts (ESMAE) in Porto (Bachelor) and the Conservatorium van Amsterdam with Rachel Zhang, Arnold Marinissen, Ramon Lormans, Richard Jansen and Nancy Zeltsman (Master)
  • awarded a scholarship for his master studies by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
  • 2nd prize and special prize International Marimba Festiva Competition, Bamberg (2018) and winner of several Portuguese competitions
  • performed in the Portuguese Youth Orchestra (JOP), Gulbenkian Orchestral Course (EGO), Ensemble Academy Freiburg, World Percussion Group; timpanist at the Orquestra de Guimarães

1st Round:
Saturday 10 November
11.45 - 12.05
Kevin Volans - Asanga
Burkhardt Soll - Malven

2nd Round:
Monday 12 November
17.20 - 17.30
Aart Strootman - Solo for marimba