Alex Conde

composer

Son of the legendary copla singer, Alejandro Conde, Conde started playing classical music at the age of four. He studied classical music at the Jose Iturbi Conservatory of Music in Valencia, and jazz piano at El Liceu de Barcelona. He moved to the United States after winning a scholarship to attend the Berklee College of Music in Boston, where he received a degree in jazz performance in 2009. He has studied jazz with Chano Domínguez, George Garzone, Joe Lovano, Danilo Pérez, Dave Santoro, Maria Schneider, Wayne Shorter and Esperanza Spalding. He has collaborated with flamenco artists like Nino de los Reyes, José Luis Rodriguez, Juan Siddi, Kina Mendez, and Coral de los Reyes.

Concierto para piano flamenco and orchestra was performed at the Botanical Gardens in San Francisco on July 16, 2016.