Montserrat Gascón

Montse Gascón

Montserrat Gascon studied flute with Salvador Gratacós in Barcelona and with Willy Freivogel in Sttutgart, Germany, going on to study the baroque traverso flute with Alain Polak in Barcelona.
She has attended a number of master classes given by Jean-Pierre Rampal, Alain Marion,etc. and in the interpretation of baroque music by, among others, Wilbert Hazelzet, Jordi Savall, Rolf Lislevand, Hopkinson Smith.

She has has performed at well-known concert halls such as Palau de la Música de Barcelona, National Auditorium (Madrid), L’Auditori de Barcelona, the United Nations (New York), Caruth Auditorium (Dallas), Cairo Opera
House (Egypt), Gran Teatro de La Havana (Cuba), Nostiz Palast (Prague, Czech Republic), Helferei Hall in Zurich (Switzerland), Txaliapin Hall in Moscow (Russia), Ruben Darío National Theatre in Managua (Nicaragua), San José Theatre in Costa Rica,  Panama National Theatre and many others. She has recorded for radio and television in Europe, America and the Middle East. She has brought out six CDs and she has recorded for radio and tv.

Montserrat currently teaches chamber music at the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya  (ESMUC).