About Jimena Carmona
María Jimena Carmona is an italian-argentinian pianist and orchestra conductor .
She is the principal conductor of the chamber orchestra“Nuevos Aires Argentinos’’ she founded in 2012.
Together with her orchestra Maria Jimena Carmona tourd Argentina.
She had conducted a several occasions Ensemble of the Philharmonic orchestra of Buenos Aires and the Symphonic orchestra of the Colon Theatre.
María Jimena is also very experienced conductor of contemporary music, haven been principal conductor of her own ensemble " The contemporary ensamble".She has also founded and began principal conductor of choir Raggio and Esnaola in Buenos Aires.
As a producer she also made two different shows with instruments and media for children and adults.
In the UK Maria Jimena has conducted the London Soloist Symphony orchestra and the St Andrews Symphony orchestra.
Other orchestras; María Jimena conducted the Constanta Symphony Orchestra and Bacau Symphony Orchestra (Romania) National and youth Symphony Orchestra (Paraguay) and various Chamber orchestras in Argentina.
In 2007 María Jimena Carmona obtained her bachelor in Arts degree with honours at The University of Arts in Buenos Aires.
She studied with renowned conducting teachers ,as Sian Edwards in UK, Jordi Mora in Spain (disciple of the legendary Sergiu Celebidache) Konrad von Abel(Germany), Achim Holub (Austria) and in Argentina the Dean of Conducting teachers and Opera Company Antonio Russo.
She was selected to the International Competition”Nino Rota” (Italy) October of 2017
In September of 2013 was selected from among fifteen participants from all over the world to be presented at the prestigious International Competition in orchestral direction "Black Sea"(Constanta, Romania.
Concerts as a pianist
She gave recitals as a pianist in the Auditorium, at the National Conservatory " López Buchardo ,Golden Hall and CETC of the Colón Theater, among others
Ballet, Choir piano accompanist (2010-2017) Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The following works are part of the repertoire studied and directed by María Jimena Carmona
Pergolesi: Stabat Mater
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons.
Corelli Concerto Grosso No. 4In Re greater and Concerto grosso No. 8 in g minor.
Bach: Concert Brandenburg No.1-6 , Magnificat, Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 5, the Double Concerto for violin and orchestra.
Haydn; Symphony N°44, 88, 91,104
Mozart: Requiem, overture Magic flute ,
Symphony N ° 1,25, 29, 35, 38, 39, 40, 41,concert for piano and orchestra N ° 12 k 414 ,N°21 k 467
Schubert Synphony 4,5 and 8
Beethoven: all Symphonies, overtures Egmont and Coriolano.
Mendelssohn: Symphony N ° 3, 4 , overture the Hébridas
Schumann: Symphony N°3, 4
Brahms: Symphony N°2, 3 “Tragic overture” N°4
Liszt: "The prelúdes”
M. Bruch: Concert for violín and orchestra
Dvorak Symphony n°4
Grieg Suite Nro 1 Peer gynt
Prokofiev” Peter and the wolf” op 67
Saint Saëns Symphony N°2, Concert for cello and orchestra op 33
Gluzunov Synphony N°5
Tchaikovsky: Concierto para violín y orquesta, obertura Romeo and Juliet, Symphony Nro 4, 5, 6
Mussorgsky Pictures at an exhibition
Debussy: Preludio a la siesta de un fauno
Stravinsky :ApollonMuságete, Dumbartos Oaks
Argentine and latin Music repertoire studied and directed
Ginastera Impressions of the Puna
Márquez Danzón Nro 2
Luis Gianneo ;The tarco in flower Criolla Dance, Incan Popular Songs
Silvestre Revueltas, Sensemaya, The mayas night, Retablo.
Villalobos BachianaBrasileraNro 4
Alfonso Leng, Andante
Julián Aguirre, Huella y gato.
Juan Plaza, Criolla and Romantic Fugue.
Manuel Ponce “ Night prints”
Bragato Three movements Porteños
Juan carlos Zorzi “ Eligiac Adagio ”
Piazzolla ;Porteños Seasons ,AdiósNonino, Libertango,the death of the ángel, Melancholy, Oblivion, years of loneliness
Ariel Ramirez ;Alfonsina and the sea
Premiers of Graciela Murano . C. Tabbush “ Popayán” etc.