Oscar Navarro

Oscar Navarro

was born in Novelda, Alicante, Spain where he began his musical studies receiving the Extraordinary Prize at the end of Elementary Grade and Honorable Mention in the Extraordinary Prize together with Honorable Mention at the end of his higher studies in the clarinet specialty, at the Higher Conservatory "Óscar Esplá" in Alicante. Later, he studied composition and conducting at the "Allegro Internacional Music Academy" in Valencia with whom Ferrer Ferrán was his main teacher and friend, later being selected by the prestigious "University of Southern California, USC" (Los Angeles) for to specialize in composition for Film and TV, working under the tutelage of great professionals in the film industry. Navarro has made recordings of his music in major Los Angeles studios such as Capitol Records, Paramount Pictures or Warner Bros. Upon completion of his studies, he was awarded the "Harry Warren Endowed Scholarship for Scoring for Motion Pictures and TV" as the most successful student. highlight of your promotion. To this day, Óscar Navarro has numerous national and international composition awards, and his music is performed and premiered in large concert halls around the world. Among the orchestras and bands that have performed his music include groups such as The Cleveland Orchestra (USA), BBC Philharmonic Orchestra (UK), Louisville Symphony (USA), Lancaster Symphony Orchestra (USA) , Princeton Symphony (USA), The Hollywood Studio Orchestra (USA), Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra of Moscow Radio (Russia), Orquesta Sinfónica de Caldas (Colombia), The Royal School of Music Symphony Orchestra (UK) , Paraguayan Symphony Orchestra, Kiev Radio Orchestra (Ukraine), Downey Symphony Orchestra (USA), Midland-Odessa Symphony Orchestra (USA), Nordwestdeutsche Philarmonie (Germany), Principality of Asturias Symphony Orchestra (Spain), Symphonic Orchestra of Medellín (Colombia), Symphony Orchestra of the Region of Murcia (Spain), Young National Orchestra of Spain (JONDE), Symphony Orchestra of Galicia, Young Orchestra of the Generalitat Valenciana (JOGV), University of British Columbia (UBC) Symphony Orchestra (Can adá), Royal Band of the Belgian Guides (Belgium), University of Minnesota Duluth Concert Band (USA). USA), North Texas Wind Ensemble (USA), University of Boston Concert Band (USA), Banda Municipal de Madrid, Banda Municipal de Valencia, Banda Municipal de Barcelona and the Banda Primitiva de Llíria among others.

The most famous compositions:

  • The Mountains of Switzerland
  • Concerto for clarinet (I-III)
  • El Arca del Noe
  • Libertadores
  • Hispania
  • The Fly