(Nelson Freire Edition)

15th to 19th of October, 2020 - Online



Nádia Vicente, head of organization

Nádia Vicente was born in Camacan, Bahia, Brazil.
Graduated in Biology from the State University of Santa Cruz - UESC, Bahia.
As a musician, he was part of the Symphony Orchestra of Bahia as violinist and violist.
Besides, she is student of International Relations and nowdays develops activities in the Association of Classical Music of Galicia in the area of institutional relations, administrative activities and events such as the International Piano Competition "City of Vigo".


Graciela Galdo, Assistant

Graciela Galdo Vigo was born in Ferrol, at the age of 8 she began her studies in piano and musical language at the Ferrol Conservatory, continuing her studies at the Santiago Compostela Conservatory where she obtained the Superior Degree in Piano and the Higher Degree in Chamber Music. with the highest grades. He has performed recitals and received numerous awards among which are the first prize in the Cidade de Ferrol Piano Competition and made piano courses with prestigious pianists such as Manuel Carra, Cecilio Tieles, Marina Samaghian, Angel Casado among many others.

Abraham Tena Manrique, Assistant

In April 2018, Abraham Tena Manrique is appointed President of the WPTA-SPAIN-COMPOSITION (World Piano Teachers Association). The WPTA is an association that exists in more than thirty countries around the world, in which it annually organizes conferences, piano competitions, composition, chamber music, as well as recitals and masterclasses.

Dilara Vardar, assistant

Born on July 27, 1996 in Turkey. In high school she started to study in Istanbul University State Conservatory when she finished she started to study with Pablo Galdo in Conservatorio Superior de la Musica de Vigo in Spain (2014-….). She attended masterclasses of  Professor Sthephen 

Pablo Teijeiro Galdo, Assistant

Pablo Teijeiro began his cello studies at the age of 8 at the Xan Viañode Ferrol Conservatory, with professor Pablo Ponga, with whom he is currently studying the 6th year of the Professional Degree. Since he was 10 years old, he attends classes with elcellista of the Real Filarmonía de Galicia Thomas Piel. He has been a member of the Orquesta Infantil de la Sinfónica de Galicia and the Davis Youth Symphony of Utah.

Luis Esteban Cruzaley, assistant

He began his piano studies at age 6 at the Conservatorio de las Rosas, institution where he later completed his baccalaureate studies with Master Yadira López and a degree in music under the direction of the Maestro Alexander Pashkov and Gellya Dubrova in chamber music.

Mateo Bruquetas, Assistant

Mateo Bruquetas Fonticoba was born in Ferrol and his first musical contacts were with the bagpipes and the Galician dance at the age of six in the Donas e Galáns Folkloric and Cultural Association. He began to study guitar self-taught, and decided to complete his training at the Vaca de Ferrol school where he studied harmony, analysis, reading, improvisation, composition, electric and acoustic guitar, and complementary piano.

Betty Cortiñas, ASISTANTE

Betty Cortiñas Lorenzo (Mos) started to play the piano at the age of 9 and from 2011 until 2016 she studied at the Professional Conservatory of Vigo. During these years, Betty joined the Conservatory ́s Senior Orchestra as soloist and became interested in composition. Among the pieces composed during this time, one was awarded in a contest that made Betty expeditionary in Ruta Quetzal 2016.

International Piano Competition "City of Vigo"

The Galician Classical Music Association (AMCG) organizes the I International Piano Competition "City of Vigo".

Take place in:

Rúa de Manuel Olivié, 23, 36203 Vigo, Pontevedra

+34 651 109 095