Marta Calvo


Marta Calvo La MadrileñaMarta Calvo started her bassoon studies in Salamanca, her home town, and completed them at the RCSM of Madrid with Professor Francisco Mas –being awarded the most outstanding graduate- before going back to Salamanca to follow postgraduate courses at CSM with Professor David Tomás.

Later on, she studied historical bassoons at ESMUC (Barcelona) with Josep Borrás, and took classes on baroque and classical bassoon with Donna Agrell and Alberto Grazzi.

She has collaborated with  Orquesta Sinfónica de Castilla y León, Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid, Orquesta de Cámara Andrés Segovia, Orquesta de RTVE, and in the field of ancient music she has also collaborated with La Madrileña, La Capilla Real de Madrid, Orquesta Barroca de Sevilla, El Concierto Español, Orquesta Barroca de la Universidad de Salamanca, Académie Sainte Cécile of París, Valencia Original Art, Capella Ibérica, Commentor Vocis, Opera Omnia and Música Ficta among others.

She has worked with masters such as Keneth Weiss, Alan Curtis, Diego Fasolis, Christophe Coin, Emilio Moreno, Enrico Onofri, Barry Sargent, José Ramón Encinar, Alfredo Bernardini and Hiro Kurosaki.

She has recorded for Verso, Enchiriadis and RTVE Música, as well as a CD with music by Diego Pérez de Camino from the archive of Santo Domingo de la Calzada cathedral, with Ópera Omnia ensemble.

She is member of Músicos del Ayre, ensemble dedicated to perform –on period instruments- the repertoire for winds from the baroque, classical and early romantic periods.

She has taught modern bassoon in the conservatories of Cuenca, Ávila and CSM of Salamanca. Currently she is a full Professor at the Professional Conservatory of Music of Alcalá de Henares.