Ferran Gorrea Muñoz

Ferran Gorrea Muñoz was born in Valencia, Spain, in 1995.

He finished his Bachelor of Music degree in Salamanca, in 2017, with Ángel Soria and Andrés Gomis as main teachers and other important musicians like Stefanos Spanopoulos or Brenno Ambrosini as complementary teachers. He has also attended several masterclasses with renowned saxophonists such as Timothy McAllister, Marie-Bernadette Charrier, Arno Bornkamp, Jean-Marie Londeix or Vincent David.

He is part of the Slapsus Quartet since its foundation in 2013, winning the first prize at the 7th Chamber Music Contest “Ciudad de Ávila” and the first prize at the 1st Chamber Music Contest “Ciudad de Salamanca”, both in 2016. He has been part of the 2.13 SAX Saxophone Ensemble since 2013 and has played in many music festivals like the 32nd Spanish Music Festival of Badajoz, the 1st National Saxophone Convention or the concert cycle “Clásica x Contemporáneos” in the National Auditorium of Music of Spain. He is part of the Banda Primitiva de Llíria and has also been part of the Valencian Community Saxophone Orchestra, the Young Symphonic Band of the FSMCV and the Valencian Youth Wind Orchestra.

Ferran has premiered many solo and chamber music works by composers like Javier Torres Maldonado, Gabriele Manca or Iñaki Estrada among others.

Currently he is pursuing his Master of Arts in Music Performance at the Zürcher Hochschule der Künste under the teaching of Lars Mlekusch.