Andrea Domínguez de Dios
Madrid born Andrea Dominguez de Dios is a passionate percussionist who has achieved remarkable success during her short career. She is an honour graduate of “Conservatorio Superior de Música de Canarias (Tenerife)”, under the supervision of Paco Díaz, timpanist of Tenerife Symphony Orchestra. She is currently undertaking her Master of Arts in Timpani and Orchestral Percussion at the Royal Academy of Music in London, studying with Neil Percy and Simon Carrington.
She remains the principal timpanist of Orquesta de la Academia de la Opera de Tenerife and has worked with professional orchestras including the Tenerife Symphony Orchestra and Galicia Symphony Orchestra. Andrea has enjoyed international success performing in numerous American orchestral festivals and she has also begun making a name for herself in her home country as a member of young symphony orchestras throughout Spain.
Andrea is one of the founding members of Arkeima Percussion Quartet, with whom she proudly won the 2nd prize in Taiwan International Percussion Competition. In recent years, she has participated in prestigious international festivals in Croatia, United States, Austria, Germany, Spain and China.