Biography abridged version
Born in Málaga (Spain), Marco Socías studied with C. Gallardo, A. Company, José Tomás, H. Käppel, J.M. Moreno and D. Russell. He has obtained prizes in several international competitions and has played already in almost forty countries. He has performed in renowned halls such as Concertgebouw Amsterdam and Philharmonie Berlin, under conductors as Sir Neville Marriner and Josep Pons, and has played as a soloist with orchestras such as Radio Sinfonie- Orchester Berlin and Rotterdam Philharmonic, just to mention a few.
He has recorded eight CDs up to now, for the labels –among others- Ópera Tres, EMI and Harmonia Mundi.
Both audients and critics emphasize in Marco Socías’ playing his great capacity of communication with the public, his technical skills and a highly refined artistic sensitivity.