Belén Clari Clari
Born in 2004 in Alzira, Valencia, Belén began her violin studies at the Suzuki school in Guadassuar Sentir with Nicolás Bay. In 2014 she began her professional degree at the Musical Society of Alzira, which will finish 6 years later at the Professional Conservatory of Music of Torrent with her teacher Vicent Balaguer. It is here where she obtains the Extraordinary Violin Award and the Second Prize at the Galbis Awards.
Currently, Belén is member of the Jove Orquesta de la Generalitat Valenciana (JOGV) and the Jove Orquestra de la Federació de Societats Musicals de la Comunitat Valenciana (FSMCV) - in which she has been concertmaster - since 2021 and 2020 respectively. She has also been a member of the Youth Orchestra of the Province of Alicante (OJPA) from 2016 to 2019, with which she made an European tour through the Netherlands and Austria. Here, they received the First Prize at the 2017 Summa Cum Laude Festival in Vienna, held at the Golden Hall of the Musikverein and the Konzerthaus of Vienna. She has also collaborated with young orchestras and ensembles such as the Orquestra Filharmònica de la Universitat de Valencia (OFUV) and Nostrum Mare Camerata.
In addition, in 2019, she was selected to be part of the first edition of the ambitious project of the Concertgebouworkest, RCO Young, a program for young European talents between 14 and 17 years old. After more than two weeks of intensive work in Ede she had the opportunity to perform in halls such as the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and the Flagey Hall in Brussels.
She is currently studying the Bachelor Degree in the specialty of Violin at the High Performance School (ESMAR) with Vicent Balaguer. In addition, she has attended masterclasses with professors such as Anna Baget, Agustín Leon Ara, Enrique Palomares, Vasko Vassiliev, Sergio Castro, Sebastian Müller, Mari Tampere-Bezrodny, Alejandro Bustamante and Mª Carmen Antequera among others.