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Beatriz Fernández Aucejo

Born in Paiporta (Valencia), Beatriz completed a Teachers Training Degree in Music at the University of Valencia. She also completed Clarinet Studies at Joaquín Rodrigo Music School in Valencia and a Piano Degree at the Professional Music School of Torrent. She holds a Concert Band Conductor Degree by the London Royal School of Music (LRSM) and Orchestra Conducting undergraduate studies by Murcia’s Masotti Little Official School of Music.

She delved into conducting in courses with Yaron Traub, Peter Gülke, Cristóbal Soler, José Miguel Rodilla, Ernesto Izquierdo, Manuel Galduf, José M. Cervera Collado, Bruno Aprea, Joshard Daus, George Pehlivanian, Rodolfo Saglimbeni, and Michael Tabachnick at Academia Chigiana (Siena), inter alia.

She was Assistant Conductor for the Philharmonic Orchestra of the University of Valencia, the Young Musician SymphonicOrchestra of the FSMCV and the Young Musician Orchestra of the Valencia Region (JORGV) together with maestros Manuel Galduf and Cristóbal Soler.

She has been invited to conduct the following orchestras: Philharmonic Orchestra of the University of ValenciaOrchestra of Murcia’s Masotti Little Official School of Musicthe Young Musician Symphonic Orchestra of Galicia, the Young Musician Orchestra of the Valencia RegionValencia’s Orchestra, the Orchestra of the Valencia Region, Madrid’s Municipal Band, Santiago’s Municipal Band, theMendelssohn Symphonia, the Europa Chor Akademie, theDeutsche Kammerakademie Neuss am Rhein the Orchestra of  Cherubini Academy in Florencethe Orchestra of Cancún’s International Music Festival, Republican Korean Navu Band, etc.  

She was Chief Conductor of La Lira Music Society - Vilafamés (Plana Alta), the Band of the Allegro Cultural Association of València, L’Artesana Music Society – Catarroja, and the Music Association of CarletIn 2015 she was Chief Conductor of the Women’s Band and the Young Musician Band of the FSMCV.

She has earned a great many awards such as: Premi Isabel Ferrer by Valencia’s Regional Government, Una de Primera by Federació de Falles de la Ciutat de València, Premi Cultural L’EspolíPaiporta 2017, Premi Periódico Aquí of l’Horta Sud.

She has also received numerous awards as a music director and conductor of the music societies she headed, including first prizes and great distinction in contests: Valencia’s Provincial Competition (2008, 2011, 2016), Band Competition of the Region of Valencia (2011).

She has been a member of the jury in a number of competitions: Provincial Band Competition of Valencia, Alacant and Castelló, Comunitat Valenciana, Nacional de Catarroja, National Contest of Colombia in Paipa, and Las Provincias Chamber Music Competition.

She is currently Assistant Conductor of the Municipal Band of Barcelona and Conductor of La Lira Castellonera - Villanueva de Castellón, the Ateneu Musical Symphonic Orchestra of Port de València, the Unió de Llíria Symphomic Orchesttra. Since September 2018, she is also Chief Conductor of the Philharmonic Orchestra of the University of Valencia.