In 1996 she joined the harp duo Gioccarpa with Janet
Paulus and Elisabeth Colard (Orquesta Sinfónica de Euskadi) as concert
musician and dancer. That same year she also collaborated in the recording
of Tanganera by guitarrist Víctor Valls as “foot and castanet percussionist”
and subsequently performed at its Barcelona premiere at the Luz de Gas venue
performed at the Sant Cugat Catalan Poetry Festival under the direction of
Lluís Homar in collaboration with poets Alex Susanna and Marta Pessarrodona.
In 1997 she
jointly created the Flamenco Camerata with guitarist Andreas María Germek
and Flamenco singer José Parrondo and toured extensively with the group in
Germany and Austria.
Subsequently, she joined the contemporary Flamenco “2D1” company under the
direction of Juan Carlos Lérida
performed at L´Espai in Barcelona and the Sitges International Festival
(2002). She was awarded the prize for Best Dancer at the “IX Certamen
Coreográfico de Danza Española y Flamenco” in Madrid for the choreography
“Costumbre” (Custom), which was also awarded second prize in the
continuously performed with the legendary castanet-player José de Udaeta
since 1999 in his acclaimed show El secret de la castanyola (The
secret of the castanet) performing at theatres such as the Aalto
(Essen), the Staatsoper (Stuttgart), the Teatro Líbero (Palermo), the Wiener
Staatsoper (Viena), the Teatro Principal (Burgos), the Palau de la Música
(Valencia), the Expo (Hannover), among others. With this show of José de
Udaeta and together with the pianist Marina Rodríguez, she gets the “prize
of the critics” in Jerez Festival in 2004.
She was the
invited artist for the production of “Lorca” (Catarina Mora Productions,
Stuttgart) within the framework of the Düsseldorf Flamenco Festival (April
2002) and at the Karls Kaserne (Ludwigsburg).
created the “Castanyola Contemporània” show together with guitarist Andreas
2011 she plays in Musikverein in Viena, with the Tonkünstleroschester,
conducted by Andrés Orozco and introducing the orchestrated version of the
show “flowers time”.
she is a professor in the Dance Conservatory “Institut del Teatre de
Barcelona” and she actually is the Head Teacher of Spanish dance department
of this Conservatory.