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PAULO CESAR MOROCHO

EDUCATION

University of Cuenca, Ecuador
• Master of Music Research and Education Pedagogy.

University of Cuenca, Ecuador • Bachelor in Musical Arts, area of Instrumental Performance in Clarinet. Loja Nacional Music Conservatory, Ecuador.
• Technical Diploma in Musical Performance.

PERFORMING EXPERIENCE AS SOLOIST

• Cuenca Symphony Orchestra.
Carl Nielsen. Clarinet Concerto 2017
• Loja Symphony Orchestra.
Gioacchino Rossini Introduction, Theme and Variation 2016
• Cuenca Symphony Orchestra.
Aaron Copland, Clarinet Concerto, 2015
• Loja Youth Philharmonic Orchestra,
Carl María von Weber, Clarinet Concerto No.1, 2015
• Cuenca Symphony Orchestra
Gioacchino Rossini. Introduction, Theme and Variation, 2014.
• Loja Symphony Orchestra,
Franz Krömmer Double Clarinet Concerto op 91, 2013.
• Cuenca Symphony Orchestra,
Max Bruch Double Concerto for Clarinet and Viola, 2011.
• Cuenca Symphony Orchestra,
Artie Shaw Concert, 2010
• Cuenca Symphony Orchestra,
Artie Shaw Concert, 2007.
• Cuenca Symphony Orchestra,
Mozart Concert, 2006.
• Loja City Symphony Orchestra,
Carl Maria Von Weber, Concertino, 1999.

CHAMBER AND ORCHESTRAL EXPERIENCE

• Principal Clarinet, Cuenca Symphonic Orchestra, since 2010
• Loja National Symphonic Orchestra, clarinet 2003
• Loja Conservatory Youth Symphony Orchestra 1996 to 1998

AWARDS AND COMPETITIONS

• Participant in the Carl Nielsen Third International Clarinet Competition Odense, Denmark, 2005.
• First place, Woodwind Division, First Youth Classical Music Talent Contest, Cuenca Ecuador 2005.
• First Place Diploma, issued by the Mendieta Cultural and Arts Foundation, Loja- Ecuador, 2002.
• First Place, 17 – 20 age division, Woodwinds, Cuenca – Ecuador, 2002.
• Artist Merit Diploma; German Ecuadorian Cultural Center, Guayaquil – Ecuador, 2002.
• Participant in the 25th Youth Classical Music Concert, Guayaquil Ecuador, 2001.
• Finalist, Young Soloist Contest, Ecuador National Symphony Orchestra, Quito Ecuador. 1999

MUSIC FESTIVALS PARTICIPANT

• International Music Festival “FIM”, Loja, 2015, 2014, 2013.
• International Clarinet Festival “FICLA”, Lima, 2012
• International Clarinet Festival “Melchsee Frutt”, Lucern-Switzerland, (2008).
• “Ticino Music Festival”, Lugano- Switzerland, 2008
• Young Venezuelan Clarinet Festival, 2006
• Musical Festival for the Youth, Cuenca Ecuador , 2002
• Chamber Music Seminar and Woodwinds Methodology, Cuenca Ecuador, 1999

CLARINET TEACHERS

• Ted Lane, Principal Clarinet, National Symphony Orchestra, Quito- Ecuador. 2010
• Jesús Rencurrel, Clarinet Professor, University of Cuenca. 2002-2006
• Luis Silva, Clarinet Teacher, Preludio Private Academy. Guayaquil- Ecuador, 1999.
• Guido Paccha, Teacher, Salvador Bustamante Celi Conservatory. 1998-1999.
• Felipe Huiracocha, Teacher, Salvador Bustamante Celi Conservatory. 1993-1998.

CHAMBER MUSIC TEACHERS

• Dr. Gabor Meszaros, Arts School, Lugano Switzerland. 2008
• Dr. Francis Yang, Arts School Teacher, University of Cuenca. 2007
• Lic. Jesús Rencurrel, Arts School Teacher, University of Cuenca. 2007
• Lic. Miguel Jiménez, Former director, Cuenca Symphony Orchestra. 2003-2007

MASTERCLASSES

• Jana Starling, International Clarinet Teacher, 2014
• Jhon Rapson, Clarinet Teacher, 2013
• Kornel Wolak, International Soloist, 2012
• Luis Rossi, Clarinet Teacher, 2011
• Bernhard Rothlisberger, Lucerne Clarinet Performer, 2008

• Gregory Parra, Clarinet Quarter, Caracas. 2006