Nines Galán

Nines Galán - Clarinete

Nines Galán – Clarinete

Nines Galan studied clarinet in the “Conservatorio Superior de música”Joaquín Rodrigo”of Valencia” and obtained her final exam with the highest qualifications.
After studying with clarinettist Joan Enric Lluna, she moved to the Royal Conservatory in the Haque,the Netherlands, where she did a postgraduate study with  Sjef Douwes, solo clarinettist of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra.

From 1992 to 1996 she was member of the National Youth Orchestra of Spain and received clarinet and chamber music lessons from teachers such as: W. Meyer, A Pay, M. Zukovsky, J.L. Estellés, Th. Indermühle, K. Hill, E. Abbül, P. Gane, C. Nicklin, B. Pollard and J. Martin.

She has played in  various orchestras such as: Or. Sinfonica de Galicia, Or. “Pablo Sarasate” Pamplona, the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra of the Liceo in Barcelona, Granada city Orchestra and performed in festivals in Spain and abroad with prestige conductors such as: Carlo M. Giulini, Mr. N. Marriner, G. Noceda, L. Maazel and Z. Mehta.

In 1994 she won the 1st prize in the II national Chamber Music competition “Montserrat Alavedra” of Terrassa, Barcelona, with the “Haizea Wind Quintet”.

From 1997on she plays regularly in the “Cadaqués Orchestra” and in 2003 she was appointed as solo clarinettist in the Symphony Orchestra of Castilla y León and in  the orchestra of the “Stresa and Lake Maggiore Festival”, in Italy. As a substitute player she works regularly in  the Orchestra of the Comunidad Valenciana and in april 2009 she performed as a  soloist with the same orchestra Prokofievs “Peter and the Wolf”.

As a member of the instrumental group “Moonwinds” conducted by Joan Enric Lluna she recorded “Mozart’s Gran Partita” for the label Harmonia Mundi and “Serenades” of W.A. Mozart , distributed by Iberian HM.
In February 2012 she obtained the Graduate of Advanced Studies in the education departament of the  ”Universitat Jaume I de Castelló de la Plana” in the field of ” Diversitat Cultural e Interdisciplinarietat Educativa”.

She has been teaching clarinet in the National Youth Orchestra of Spain in 2001 and worked at the Conservatory of music in Salamanca during the years 2002-2003.
From 2003 to 2011 she has been teaching clarinet at the Conservatory of music “Angel Barja” in Astorga, León and at the Prof. Conservatory of music in La Coruña as well as chamber music at the Conservatorio Superior in Castellón.  In 2006 and 2008 she teached clarinet and chamber music at the “international summer school” in Lucena, Córdoba and in 2011 at the international course of “Pyrénées Classic” in Canfran, Huesca.

Nines Galan currently works as Professor of Chamber music at the “Conservatorio Superior de Música “Oscar Esplà” in Alicante.