Ana Caballero Argente
Ana was born in Navarrés (Valencia, Spain) in 2000. She started studying trumpet and piano at her local music school at the age of five. After that, she continued her studies of both instruments in “Maestro Ponce” Municipal Conservatory of Chella. In 2017, she started her trumpet Bachelor’s degree in “Joaquín Rodrigo” Superior Conservatory of Valencia with professor Ricardo Ortega. She studied her last year of Bachelor’s in Conservatorium van Amsterdam, having Ad Welleman as her main teacher. Nowadays, she is studying her first year of Master’s in Malmö Academy of Music with professors Gustav Melander and Håkan Hardenberger.
On top of her formal education, she has attended classes on a regular basis with Rubén Marqués and Luis González, and has participated in masterclasses with Gábor Tarkövi, Andrea Lucchi, Allen Vizzutti, Mireia Farrés, Pierre Badel, Germán Asensi, among others.
She has been a member of the Valencian Community Youth Orchestra (JOGV) and the University of Valencia’s Philarmonic Orchestra (OFUV). She is a current member of the Spanish National Youth Orchestra (JONDE) and the European Union Youth Orchestra (EUYO).
She has also played with different professional orchestras, such as the Valencian Community Orchestra, Orchestra of Valencia, Malmö Symphony Orchestra or Copenhagen Philarmonic Orchestra.