Mario Maiguel Rey
Mario completed his bachelor degree in Piano at the Conservatory of Music of the National University of Colombia with Piedad Pérez. In 2016 he started his Master’s degree in Piano performance with Nicolas Callot at Fontys Hogeschool voor de Kunsten – Netherlands.
Recently, he worked as one of two apprentice-repetiteurs in the production of La Cenerentola (Rossini) during the Winter session of the Lyric Opera Studio in Weimar – Germany 2017. During the production, he also worked as harpsichordist of the orchestra Türinger Symphoniker (theater Rudolstadt).
He has been awarded several prizes, among which the prize for pianist in the National Singing Contest of the Bogota Philharmonic (May 2016), the Young performers of the Bank of the Republic (2016) and the competition of Young performers of the Caldas Symphony Orchestra (2014). Mario was scholarship holder of the Cartagena International Music Festival 2014 and 2016.