…”Great virtuoso, excellent musician, a strong artistic future”…
The approval of specialized critics and the audience’s response confirm Jorge Nava as one of the most promising Spanish pianists.
Born in Santander, started his musical education with Irina Efanova at the National Conservatory of Music in Bolivia. He received his bachelor degree at the Liceu Conservatory studying with Stanislav Pochekin and both his Master Degree and Artist Diploma as a pupil of Dmitri Alexeev at the Royal college of Music.
He also received financial support from the Obra Social "La Caixa", Botin Foundation, Asociacion de Interpretes y Ejecutantes, Liceu Conservatory and the Royal College of Music.
Jorge has been awarded numerous prizes internationally, including "Santa Cecilia" Piano Competition, Infanta Cristina Piano Competition, Jeunesses Musicals Piano Competition, Ibiza International Piano Competition, Manhattan International Competition, Maria Canals Competition, "Premio Iturbi" Piano Competition, "Premio Jaén" Piano Competition among others.
As a soloist he has worked with orchestras such as Bolivian National Symphonic Orchestra, Liceu Conservatory Orchestra, RTVE Symphonic Orchestra, Murcia Symphonic Orchestra, Madrid Philharmonia, Orquesta de Valencia, Ciudad de Granada Orchestra, Atlantic Coast Orchestra and Medellin Philharmonic.
He appeared in concert in major venues as Palau de la Musica Catalana, Auditorio Nacional de Musica, Manuel de Falla Hall, Palacio de Festivales, Amaryllis Fleming Hall, and in countries as Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Germany, Spain, France, Holland, Portugal, England and Italy.
As a chamber musician he is a founding member of the Casablancas Trio. He shared stage with great musicians as Alexander Rudin, Aliya Vodovozova, Mariano Garcia, Bacarisse Trio, Breton Quartet, Cosmos Quartet among others.
His performances as soloist have been broadcast across Spain by RNE, Catalunya Musica, TVE and TV3.