Luis García Vázquez

Department of Education and Artistic Mediation

Música, moviment i rítmica I
Música, moviment i rítmica II

Garcia Luis


Professor of Music Pedagogy from the Mozarteum University - Orff Institute - in Salzburg.

Primary Education Teacher from the University of Castilla - La Mancha.

Singing Teacher from the Conservatorio Superior de Música de Madrid.

PhD in Education and Master's degree in Didactics and School Organisation from UAB.



  • Cooperative Learning in the different fields and levels of music education.

  • Body Expression as the basis for body awareness and working approach for music professionals.

  • Integrating the body in Music Education.

  • Qualitative research in Music Education.

  • Creativity and educational transformation through collective creation processes and performance.

Research Projects:

  • García Vázquez, L. (2004) Una experiencia metodológica para la Enseñanza Secundaria: De la exploración del entorno sonoro cercano a la partitura gráfica (dibujar el folklore del aula). Sta. Cruz de Tenerife: ISME.

  • García Vázquez, L. (2011). Estratègies d’Aprenentatge Cooperatiu en la Formació dels Professionals de la Música. Research work: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.

  • García Vázquez, L. (2008). Collaboration Project between IES La Victoria (Secundaria) and Escuela de Municipal de Música de Sta. Cruz de Tenerife.

  • García Vázquez, L. (2013). Punt de Música. Activities with and for families. Barcelona: Centre Cultural el Born.

  • García Vázquez, L. ‘Projecte Tandem’ (as part of the Pedagogy Department faculty) La Música com a eix transversal a Primària.
    – (2014). Escola Poblenou (Barcelona)
    – (2018). Escola Catalunya (Barcelona)




Book Chapters

  • García Vázquez, L. (2013). Translation of the foreword in Haselbach, B. (Ed.) Textos sobre teoría y pràctica del Orff-Schulwerk. Textos básicos de los años 1932-2010. Vitoria: AgrupArte


  • García Vázquez, L. (2016) Música y Movimiento (Enfoques de la Pedagogía de la Música orientados a la integración práctica de lo corporal). Esmuc digital: Barcelona.

DVD Recordings

  • García Vázquez, L. (2013). Performance of the role of 'Funesto' in Palacios, F. (Las Palmas 2002). Òpera El Planeta Analfabia, DVD. Vitoria: AgrupArte


He has been part of several professional prestigious choirs, participating in numerous stage productions in Austria, Germany, Australia, and Spain.

He has performed as a soloist in various genres, including opera, musicals, and dance-theatre productions.


Since 1993, he has been teaching training courses at various universities (Mozarteum - Salzburg -, Cantabria, Granada, La Laguna, Girona, Alcalá de Henares, Autònoma de Barcelona), teacher training centres (Canary Islands, Galicia, Catalonia), and other institutions in the different fields and levels of Music Education for teachers.

He is a secondary music teacher and has implemented cooperative learning projects for over ten years. He has also taught music and movement to children aged 4 to 8 years.

Since 2004, he has been a professor in the Department of Education and Artistic Mediation at ESMUC.

His career as a teacher and teacher instructor has led him, in recent decades, to plan activities for creating shows and stage presentations with various groups of students.

In the field of educational management and organisation, he served as Music School Director.