Álvaro Castelló Marchena
Born in Sevilla (Spain) in 2003, Álvaro started his musical studiar at the age of 8. He studied at the Barenboim Said’s Foundation of orchestra studies with the professor Jacek Policinski. Since 2018, he studies at the Reina Sofía School of Music’s Fundación BBVA Viola Chair with professor Diemut Poppen. He has been granted scholarships by Jaime Castellanos and Fundación Albéniz.
Álvaro has won prizes competitions like Llanes Viola Competition 2019 (Second prize) and Vigo Competition 2020 (First Prize).
He has attended masterclass with professors like Tabea Zimmermann, Antoine Tamestit, Lawrence Power, Peijun Xu and Boris Faust.