Alvaro Octavio Diaz


Violin
Viola
Cello
Double Bass
Flute
Oboe
Clarinet
Bassoon
Horn
Percussion
Piano
Harp

Mikhail Spivak
Iakov Zats
Olga Kotchenkova
Yuri Goloubev
Alvaro Octavio Diaz
Christopher Bouwman
Javier Ros
Emily Hultmark
David Fernández Alonso
Alexandra Baker
Mikhail Mordvinov
Cristina Montes Mateo

Álvaro Octavio Diaz (flute) was born in Alcázar de San Juan in 1981. He carried out his studies at the Madrid Conservatory, as well as with Miguel Ángel Angulo. Mr. Octavio further pursued studies at the Royal Academy of London under Jaime Martín and William Bell, and at the Karajan Akademie of the Berlin Philharmonic with Emmanuel Pahud, Andreas Blau, and Michael Hasel. He has collaborated with the Berlin Phiharmonic, the Leipzig Gewandhaus, and the Mahler Chamber orchestras, among others. Mr. Octavio is professor at the Basque Country Music Center for Advanced Studies (Musikene), has been principal flute of the Toscanini Philharmonic Orchestra, and is currently principal flute of the Valencia Opera Orchestra.