Biography

Nani García, A Coruña, Spain, 1955

Composer, musician and music producer. He began his musical training in composition and jazz in Sweden between 1976 and 1980 at the same time studied Linguistics at the universities of Uppsala and Stockholm. On his return to Galicia is part of the various groups of jazz of the time.Founder of Clunia group at the beginning of the 1980s his career began as a jazz pianist, activity that keeps alternating with his facet as composer. Music producer, arranger and composer, soloist, has a long experience in various formats of the audiovisual media (advertisements, TV series, video exhibitions). Author of soundtracks for feature-length animation and fiction films. Works of theatre, short films, TV. account with more than 100 publications between jazz works, audiovisual productions and productions for other artists.   Newly in 2010 just released a Concerto for bass clarinet and Orchestra of wind and receives the order of composition of a work to the OSG (Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia). Your personal seal is depicted in works of the cinema of animation as De Profundis, wrinkles or the recently award-winning short film of animation the giant which designates it as one of the specialists in the genre. Since 2009 is the artistic director of the International Jazz Festival in Vigo "Imaxina Sons"

Jorge Pardo, Maria João, Mário Laginha, Baldo Martínez, Tom Gullion, Perico Sambeat, Kenny Wheeler, Pablo Milanés, Mathew Simon, Paolo Fresu, Ainhoa Arteta, Amancio Prada, Michael MacGoldrick, Dulce Pontes, Tom Gullion, Karen Mathesson, Paco Charlín, Alfonso Moran, Victor de Diego, Tom Hornsby, are some of the artists with whom he has collaborated.



Specific Training

He studied Linguistics at the universities of Uppsala and Stockholm. Musically trained in Sweden (1976-1980) in the classrooms of jazz music from Sollentuna workshop, taught by pianist Uffe Sandberg and attended masterclasses with pianist Bill Dobbins.