Carolina Estrada

A multi-faceted artist for whom music is an endless passion, Carolina Estrada has been completely fascinated by classical music of the twentieth century. She is internationally distinguished for her profound knowledge based on an interdisciplinary research approach that integrates multidimensional perspectives to explore performance, combining modern studio and digitalisation techniques with early recording systems and reproducing piano technologies. Her primary focus has always been exploring experimental performance techniques frequently collaborating with other artists as well as composers.

Research

Doctor of Musical Arts
Sydney Conservatorium of Music

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH
Japan and Switzerland
Hochschule der Kunste in Bern (HKB), Switzerland.
Japanese Society of Spanish Piano Music (JSSPM)
Tokyo Nikikai Opera Foundation

DOCTORAL AWARDS
George Henderson Award
The Kathleen and Allison Short

Performance

Estrada has won the admiration and hearts of audiences around the world for her passionate yet thoughtful and sensitive music making played with an effortless technique.

Estrada has become one of the world’s most noted Spanish music specialists. She has worked with European and Australian orchestras and has also been invited to numerous festivals for recitals and chamber performances at the most important venues in Europe, Asia and Australia.

Teaching

Estrada has taught at:
University of Bern, Switzerland
Tokyo University of the Arts, Japan
Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Australia
Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
Reus Conservatorium of Music, Spain

Dr. Estrada has also been invited to lecture at the Universities of New York, Sydney, Melbourne, New England, Strasbourg, Vilnius and the Royal Academy of Music in London

Carolina Estrada on Wikipedia

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Testimonials

Serge Muhle

Serge Muhle

French composer

“It is always an advantage to collaborate with such an inspiring pianist. Her pianistic technique and musical understanding are extraordinary. She is a unique artist with an exceptional ability to perceive the inner meaning of my piano works”.

Claus Olesen

Claus Olesen

Principal at the Royal Academy of Music, Aarhus

Carolina is a very colorful and devoted musician. Her gifts goes far beyond the technical aspects of the musicianship - she is, in any sence of the word, an artist".

Walter Aaron Clark

Walter Aaron Clark

University of California

"I am firmly convinced of her exceptional abilities as both a scholar and a pianist. I have deeply impressed not only by her pianistic skill, her consummate technical mastery of the instrument, but also by the intelligence and sensitivity of her interpretations".

Jordi Roquer

Jordi Roquer

Barcelona University

In addition to an exceptional pianist, Carolina is an excellent researcher, with a great knowledge of the interpretative tradition of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Her recent researches based on the analysis of reproducing piano rolls will surely be key contributions in the field of performance studies".

Hakon Austbo

Hakon Austbo

Conservatorium van Amsterdam

"Carolina was a very gifted and active student. I assisted her in modern repertoire and she showed great interest. Also, she was always very open and sociable. I liked working with her".

Bernardette Harvey

Bernardette Harvey

University of Sydney

I have known Carolina for several years, having been her Doctoral supervisor at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. During this time, she has demonstrated superior research capabilities equal to her impressive skills and achievements in piano performance.

Catalunya Musica

Catalunya Musica

Radio Interview

National Classical Music Channel (Catalonia)
Albert Torrens

Radio Onda Cero

Radio Onda Cero

Radio Interview

Spanish Radio - Isabel Gemio

 SBS Australia

SBS Australia

Radio Interview

Australian National Broadcast - Carlos Sanchez

News

Medals and Distinctions

The European Gold Cross

The European Gold Cross In recognition of the valuable promotion of Hispanic Arts and Culture Awarded by  AEFE – Fundation for the Unity and the Values of Europe “Fundación de Fomento Europeo” AEFE official website

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