David Fons

David Fons

Viola Professor

10 - 16 of July


He began his musical studies at the age of six. He studied with Vicente Ortiz, Luis Roig, Luis Llacer, Jesse Levine and Wilfried Strhele. He received the Prize of Honor at the end of his studies at the Conservatoires Maestro Vert de Carcaixent and Superior Conservatory Joaquín Rodrigo de Valencia, First Prize at the Viola International Competition Murcia 94, First Prize at the Bi-national competition, France-Spain, Bayonne 1995. Invited by the American Viola Society participated in the International Primerose Competition, Chicago 2001.

In orchestras such as EUYO, OCV and Collegium Instrumentale has worked with teachers of F. Ayo, N. Chumachenco, Y. Menuhin, V. Ashkenazy, L. Maazel, Z. Mehta, etc ...

He has participated in innumerable of the most outstanding chamber music festivals of our country, France and Italy as a member of the Rebec Trio, Palomares-Fons duo and as collaborator of the Beethoven Kalvier Quartett and Ensemble of Cadaqués.

As soloist he has performed in the auditoriums of Zaragoza and Valencia among others, along with conductors and soloists like Cristobal Soler, Jesse Levine, Vasko Vassilev or Franco Petrachi.

In his teaching work he has been invited to teach Courses and Masterclass in Girona, Vigo, Jaén, Castellón, Bilbao, Granada, etc.

He is invited as main viola to the Symphonic Orchestra of Navarra. Since 1994 he is a professor at the Conservatorio José Iturbi in Valencia.