Alex Conde is a vibrant and visionary jazz and flamenco pianist, composer, and music educator living in San Francisco. He is a graduate in classical music from the José Iturbi Conservatory of Music, and in jazz piano from el Liceu de Barcelona. Conde has been in the US for the last ten years, and began his tenure here after winning a scholarship to attend the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston. While pursuing this degree (2009) in jazz performance at Berklee, he received the Jazz Revelation Award.
The son of legendary Copla singer Alejandro Conde, Conde is a self-taught composer. He started playing classical music at the age of four and continued his studies with Patricio Pizarro, Sergio Sapena, and Wanda Walcewska at the Conservatorio Jose Iturbi de Valencia, and later with Ed Bedner at Berklee College of Music. He has studied jazz with luminaries such as Chano Domínguez, George Garzone, Joe Lovano, Danilo Pérez, Dave Santoro, Maria Schneider, Wayne Shorter and Esperanza Spalding.