Zoraida Ávila

Zoraida Ávila

Graduated from the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory, where she studied with eminent harpist Vera Dulova, obtaining the titles “Master of Arts” (1983) and “Philosophical Doctor” (1985). It also has the title of “Associated of Royal College of Music”, London, Great Britain (1989) and Doctora en Musicología from ‘Universidad Complutense de Madrid’. She has received awards in international competitions and festivals such as the National Harp Competition of the USSR (1984) and the “Andres Segovia” Award of Spanish music. She has performed in Venezuela, USSR, Russia, Bulgaria, England, Belgium, Switzerland, Denmark, Norway, Algeria, Spain, Portugal, Serbia, Greece, India and China.

She has participated in international festivals such as: First Latin American Harp Festival, San Jose, Costa Rica; XV Festival do Estoril, Portugal; II World Harp Festival Cardiff, Wales; VII Festival of El Hatillo, Venezuela, 5th European Harp Symposium in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Member of the jury on “International Harp Competition”, Moscow 1997 and 1999, “Vera Dulova International Festival” (Moscow, 1997 and 2000) and “Competition of Chamber Music with Harp,” in Arles, France, 2001, ” First International Harp Competition “ in Szeged, Hungary, 2007 First International Harp Competition” Ksenia Erdely “ in St. Petersburg, Russia.

Discography: Agrupación Camerística Isolda, 1999 (Madrid, RNE), Entre dos Mundos (Homenaje a Nicanor Zabaleta), Madrid 2006 and Senderos, Madrid 2009.
Hold teaching positions in conservatories in Venezuela (Maracay, Caracas) and Spain (Arturo Soria, Madrid). Since 2000 works as a teacher in Centro Superior KATARINA GURSKA, where she teaches harp, chamber music, orchestral repertoire and continuo.

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