Marco Granados

www.marcogranados.com

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Marco Granados maintains an active international career as a soloist, chamber musician, and educator. His diverse repertoire spans from classical to folk, with an emphasis on Latin-American music as his specialty.

 

Granados is currently a member of the innovative Chamber Ensemble, Classical Jam, and has been a member of many critically acclaimed ensembles, among them the Quintet of the Americas, Triangulo and Un Mundo Ensemble. In his native country of Venezuela he has performed with many of the leading Symphony Orchestras, having performed the Venezuelan premieres of both the Jacques Ibert and Aram Khachaturian flute concerti with the Maracaibo and Venezuelan Symphony Orchestras, respectively.

 

Over the course of his career he has performed with such distinguished artists as Paquito D’Rivera, flutist Ransom Wilson, harpist Nancy Allen, oboist Heinz Holliger, flutist William Bennett, as well as with soprano Renee Fleming and baritone Dwayne Croft. Recent performances include recitals at Wigmore Hall in London, the Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall and tours of the US, Slovenia and South Africa. He has also performed at many summer music festivals including Moab, Chautauqua and the Colorado Music Festival in addition to the Caramoor International Music Festival.

 

A devoted educator, Marco Granados has traveled the world teaching children about the wonder of creating music through his composition workshops. He currently serves the Longy School of Music of Bard College as both Flute Faculty and The Teaching Artist Program faculty. Marco Granados has been a Haynes Artist since 2014 and is proud to be playing a 19.5k gold custom Haynes Flute.