Estepona’s Cultural Department presents a piano concert by the young Andalucia pianist Gorka Plada Giron, winner of the XVII Premio Infantil de Piano “Santa Cecilia”, on Friday, 2 May from 8.30 pm in the Padre Manuel Cultural Centre.
This young pianist will perform a number of pieces by such great composers as Mozart, Debussy, Chopin and others. Entry is free.
Gorka Plada Girón
Born in Jerez de la Frontera in 2002, at the age of eight he began studying piano at the Joaquín Villatoro Music Conservatory in Jerez de la Frontera. After just a few months he was selected, as the most promising student, to open the 2010/2011 end of course gala, where he premiered his composition “La Barca”.
He also performed at the Cope Radio Guild Awards in the presence of the Duchess de Alba, Antonio Banderas amongst other prominent personalities.
Recently he has also won a number of awards in such competitions as 1º Concurso de Jóvenes Intérpretes del Conservatorio Elemental de Música “Joaquín Turina” in Sanlúcar de Barrameda; The XIII Certamen Nacional de Música “Ángeles Reina”, Viento, Cuerda y Piano (Málaga), and the XVII Premio Infantil de Piano “Santa Cecilia”, organised by the Don Juan de Borbón foundation.