Gonzalo del Val
Born in Miranda de Ebro, Burgos, Gonzalo del Val began his musical studies at the young age of 7 years old at The Municipal Conservatorium of Miranda of Ebro. Then relocated to Madrid where he studied drums with Guillermo McGill and composition-arrangements with Ramón Paus for two years.
Later on, he received a scholarship to study at Conservatori del Liceu in Barcelona, where he obtained a “Bachelors Degree in Battery-Jazz” under the direction of musician Marc Miralta. Gonzalo del Val’s final thesis; entitled “Seis Cuentos Musicales” received the highest marks of excellence. His work based on original compositions was inspired by the work of French filmmaker Eric Rohmer.
He has also studied at Conservatori del Liceu in Barcelona under talented teachers such us Aldo Caviglia and renowned American drummer, Ed Soph. In 2009 Gonzalo was awarded a Youth Excellence Scholarship to study at...