CHILDREN CHOIR

CONSERVATORY CHOIR OF THE CHORAL SOCIETY OF BILBAO

This choir was founded in 1984 on impulse byGorka Sierra, the then director of the Bilbao Choir. Since February 1994 the choir, which is principally the students of the Conservatory of the Choral Society of Bilbao, has had as director José LuísOrmazabal.

Amongst those directors, under whom students have performed, there has been; John Elliot Gardiner, EdmonColomer, Mistoslav Rostropovich, Daniel Nazaret, Odón Alonso, RosMarbá, Theo Alcántara, Victor Pablo Pérez, Marco Armillato, Hans Graf, TamasVasary, Elio Boncompagni, Juanjo Mena, Jerzy Semkow, Valery Gergiev, Josep Pons, Pablo González andYaronTraub,

Over the years they have performed on different occasions inthe Arriaga Theatre in Bilbao, in the National Auditorium in Madrid, in the Royal Theatre in Madrid, in the Auditorium in Palma de Mallorca, in the Palace of the Granja in Segovia, in the Roman Theatre in Sagunto, in the Palace of Exhibition and Congress in Madrid, in theMaestranzainSevilla, in the Palau de la Músicain Barcelona, in theRoyal Palace Chapel in Versalles, in the Auditorium in Nantes, in the Teatro Palacio de la Audienciain Soria, in the Auditorium in Cuenca, in the Palace of Congress Auditorium in La Coruña, in the Victoria Eugenia Theatreand in theVelódromoAnoetain San Sebastiánandin theGuimeráTheatre in Tenerife, as well as a large number of locations in Vizcaya.

coro-ninos-actuandoThe JONDE, the National Orchestra of Spain, The Symphony Orchestra of Bilbao, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, The Symphony Orchestra of Tenerife, The SymphonyOrchestra of Galicia, The Symphony Orchestra of Vizcayaand the Opera Orchestra of the MariinskyTheatre, are only some those they have performed with.

In the world of folk music they have collaborated on many concerts together withKepaJunkera. They have recorded a CD of the cantata “Alegrías” byAntónGarcía Abril,with the Symphony Orchestra of Galicia, directed byVíctor Pablo Pérez, and another “Asícantan los chicos” byGuriditogether with BOS and its conductorJuanjo Mena. Also, participation on the album “AmetsEgin” (Songs for a musical education) produced by the Choral Society of Bilbao.

The choristers

Childrens Choir / Conservatory Choir census
2017

I
Albalá Caro, June Buztinza García, Sofía Corcóstegui Guio, Pablo Chacón Cuartango, Maider De la Fuente Aretxederra, Aimar Duñabeitia Armendariz, Naia Etxegibel Arcocha, Iñaki Fernández Arruti, Mirari Gamboa Soto, Alex García Arretxe, Josebe Gerrikabeitia Saitua, Maider Gil Muñoz, Lucia Ibáñez Revuelta, Ane Larrinaga Bañuelos, Iraia Manzanares Domínguez, Paula Morales Lekube, Maialen Olabarri Jimeno, Irati Olaortua Castellanos, Laura Ortiz de Urbina Díaz, Mateo Pocino Mier, Ane Thate Arrazola, Ane Torres Barañano, Clara Zalbide Asensio, Natalia Ziorraga Ciria, Nerea Zorelle Serrano, Alba Zorelle Serrano, Rubén
II
Arce González, María Beasain Zabalbeascoa, Andrea Cabodevilla Melero, Nerea Carpentier, Pablo Díez Ramos, Noelia Elorriaga Garamendi, Lorea Estrade Robles, Teresa Euba Larrinaga, Inés García Adán, Begoña García Arretxe, Igone García Churruca, Mara Hernandez Caballero, Meizhi Hernandez González, Janire Iturregi García, Claudia Martinez González, Ane Mella Cajas, Aitana Mendizabal Corchón, Jone Ruiz Ortiz de Artiñano, Inés Sierra Pascual, Nicolás Vaillant Lomas, Ariane Villota Sádaba, Elisa
III
Arejita Uruburu, Olaia Basterretxea Santamaría, Nerea Becerra Lorenzo, Markel Cabodevilla Melero, Leire Chirapozu Ruiz, Elixabete Climent Roca, María De Miguel Lecue, Begoña Díaz Villota, Amaia Elua Susilla, Begoña García Adán, Amaia García Martín, Ángela Hernández Morales, Maialen Lanzagorta Lavín, Virginia Larrinaga Bañuelos, Itsaso Martínez Rozas, Javier Moreno Peña, Carmen Ordoñez, Mikel Mario Orokieta Martinez, Olatz Sánchez de Betolaza, Begoña Uriarte Esteban, Unai