Jose Francisco Martínez Antón

Orquesta Nacional de España, Chelva

Estats Units, 2013

A proud native of Chelva (Spain), Jose Martinez is principal tuba of the National Orchestra of Spain since April 2017. An enthusiastic orchestral player, Martinez previously was a member of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago and fortunate to perform as guest with the Boston Symphony and Boston Pops, Chicago Symphony, Gothenburg Symphony, Jalisco Philharmonic, Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Malaysian Philharmonic, Minnesota Orchestra, Naples Philharmonic, New York Philharmonic, New World Symphony, Porto Symphony, Saint Louis Symphony and the Seattle Symphony. Fascinated by chamber music, Jose is a member of brassONEquintet, Duo2Arts! and Duo Basso Continuo. He performed with artists from the New York Philharmonic and the American Brass Quintet as a Zarin Mehta Fellow or the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Ensemble Dal Niente in the MusicNOW contemporary music series. An eager soloist, Martinez won 1st prize at the Luminarts Foundation Solo Competition (USA) and soloed at the Midwest Clinic International Conference (USA) with the Civic Orchestra of Chicago. Emerging educator, Jose has exchanged knowledge with other musicians in Belgium, Mexico, Portugal, USA and in Spain. Jose is on faculty at the online platforms eMus, Play with a Pro and AEYONS and from the 2020/2021 academic year at the Brass Academy Alicante, ESMAR Academy Valencia, MpMusic Foundation and Musical Arts Madrid. He will forever be indebted to Mike Roylance, Gene Pokorny, Morten Agerup and Sergio Finca, his greatest influences. Having studied in Spain, Sweden and the USA, doctor Martinez became a member of the USA Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society in 2020.



Estats Units, 2013

Universitat o centre de destinació

Boston University, Ma

Estudis cursats amb la beca

Brass Performance

Especialitat dels estudis cursats amb la beca

Música, Instruments de vent

Universitat d'origen

Conservatorio Superior de Música Joaquín Rodrigo, Valencia

Especialitat d'origen

Música, Instruments de vent

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