Margalida Moll Salord, Saturday October 9, 2019

MARGALIDA MOLL SALORD

Margalida will play a programme including Spanish works by romantic composers.

Margalida Moll is a London based concert pianist who has recently been described as “a magnificent performer with a very promising career ahead” by ‘Consell Català de la Música’ Spanish magazine. She graduated with a Master of Performance with Distinction from the Royal College of Music in London, studying with professor Gordon Fergus.Thomspon.

Classic FM UK recently featured Margalida and her sister Francina, who is a violinist, to celebrate national UK Sisters Day. Since May 2018, Margalida is also a KNS International artist, a Spanish classical artists management company. Moreover, she is also frequently asked to give master classes back in her hometown Menorca. To teach young talented musicians, is another of her passions.

Born in Ciutadella de Menorca (Spain), Margalida has been living in London for nine years. Throughout her musical studies at the Royal College of Music, she has been given financial support, receiving the Royal College of Music Pauline Hartley Award. She has also been given scholarships by the Kathleen Trust, l’Associació d’Artistes, Intèrprets o Executants of Spain (AIE), the Marylebone Educational Foundation, the EMI Foundation and FIDAH Foundation.

Margalida began playing the piano at the age of six, studying with professor Andrea Piris. By the age of ten, she had won her first prize at the International Piano Competition Vila de Capdepera and at the Balearic Islands Classical Music Competition. In 2004, Margalida moved to Barcelona where she studied at the Oriol Martorell Arts Institute. She also was under the tutelage of professors Albert Jiménez and Seon-hee Myong. She completed her Bachelor of Music with Honours at the Royal College of Music in 2014, where she studied with professors Ruth Nye and Gordon Fergus-Thompson. Prior to her undergraduate studies, Margalida gained a place to study at the Yehudi Menuhin School with professors Marcel Baudet and Renana Gutman, thus completing her Junior Music Diploma. Margalida has performed as a soloist at many prestigious venues in the UK including the Wigmore Hall, Steinway Hall, University of London, Charlton House, Menuhin Hall, V&A Museum, Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall, St James’s Church, St Stephen ́s Church St Mary Abbots Church and St George’s Hannover Square as well as giving a series of concerts across Scotland, in venues such as the Royal Overseas League. Since 2007, Margalida has also extensively performed across Spain. In 2016 she participated in the Keyboard Festival Day at the Royal College of Music where she performed a selection of ‘Escenas Románticas’ by Enrique Granados. A concert which was streamed live worldwide. For the past two years she has received master-classes by the professors Carles Lama, Albert Attenelle, Josep Colom, Hortense Cartier-Bresson and Mi Joo Lee. In 2015 she was given the one and only scholarship to attend the International Barcelona Piano Academy.