(Mahler Chamber Orchestra)
Born in Altea (Alicante) in 1973, Julia Gallego studied at the «Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris» with Alain Marion, Raymond Guiot, Sophie Cherrier and Vincent Lucas.
She was awarded with the «Premier Prix de la Ville de Paris» in 1994, the First Prize at the «Montserrat Alavedra» chamber music competition in 1994, the «Premier Prix a l’unanimité du jury du C.N.S.M. de Paris» in 1997 and the First Prize and Public Prize in the «ARD Competition» in 2001 with the Miró Ensemble.
She has performed as principal flute with orchestras such as the Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orchestra, HR Frankfurt (Orchester des Hessischen Rundfunks), BR München (Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks).
As a chamber musician Júlia has appeared with musicians such as Gordan Nikolic, David Quiggle, Renaud Capuçon and Radovan Vladkovic among other and regularly performs at international festivals.
Julia Gallego is co-founder and principal flute of bandArt (Gordan Nikolic), principal flute of Ensemble Les Dissonances (David Grimal) !and member of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra and the Orquestra de Cadaqués.
Since 2006 she is a teacher at the E.S.M.U.C. (Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya) and at the “Conservatori Superior del LICEU” in Barcelona.