Salle 23 • Cité de la musique et de la danse
Jeudi 09 janvier • de 9h30 à 12h30 et de 14h30 à 17h30
Vendredi 10 janvier • de 9h30 à 12h30 et de 14h30 à 17h30
Diego Nadra began his studies on recorder and oboe in his native Argentina. Since 1995 he has specialised in the baroque oboe. In September 1997 he moved to Holland to study baroque oboe at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague (Ku Ebbinge 1997-2001) and the Conservatory of Amsterdam (Alfredo Bernardini 2001-2002).
First oboist in Musica Antiqua Köln (2004-2006). He has played and recorded under the direction of some of the most important names in the Early Music scene, including Paul Mc Creesh, Jos van Veldhoven, Hermann Max, David Stern, Monica Hugett, Enrico Onofri, Hidemi Suzuki, Gabriel Garrido, Reinhard Goebel, Eduardo Lopez Banzo, Frans Brüggen, Attilio Cremonesi, Lars Ulrik Mortensen, René Jacobs, Manfredo Kraemer, Masaaki Suzuki, Marcus Creed, Pierre Cao, Peter ven Heyghen, Jacques Ogg and Paul Hillier. He has performed and recorded all over the European Union, Syria, Russia, Israel, USA, Japan, Turkey, Iceland, Brazil, South Korea and Argentina. He collaborated with ensembles such as De Nederlandse Bach Vereniging, Das Kleine Konzert (Germany), Concerto Köln, Fuoco e Cenere (France), Swiss Baroque Soloists, Irish Baroque Orchestra, Les Musicien du Louvre Grenoble, Orquesta Barroca de Sevilla, Divino Sospiro (Portugal), Orchestra Libera Clasica (Japan), Ensemble Elyma (Switzerland), Musica Antiqua Köln, Al Ayre Español, Orchestra of the 18th century (The Netherlands), Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin, La Cetra (Switzerland), Concerto Copenhagen, The Rare Fruits Council (France), Les Muffati (Belgium) and Lyra Baroque Orchestra (USA).
The critic has praised Diego’s playing in the following recordings: Literes’ opera « Jupiter y Semele » by Al Ayre Español / Harmonia Mundi, Telemann « Flute Quartets » by Musica Antiqua Köln / Deutsche Grammophon, Haendel « Aci, Galatea e Polifemo by Contrasto Armonico/Brilliant ClassicsBach « Brandenburg Concerts » by Swiss Baroque Soloists / Naxos. This Naxos recording was nominated to « Best Small Chamber Music Ensamble » at the 50th edition of the Grammy Music Awards.
He collaborated with artists such as Nathalie Stutzmann, Sol Gabetta and Cecilia Bartoli among others.