José Alberto del Cerro (Albacete, Spain-1994) began his studies with Gloria Munuera and continued with Dra Pilar Valero in Murcia, where he graduated with honours. He also followed a number of conducting studies with conductors Andrés Salado and Miguel Romea.
José Alberto has won awards at competitions such as Clamo Music Competition, International Berlín Mozart Competition and Juventudes Musicales de Cataluña Competition. As a chamber musician he won the second prize in the VII Alzira National Chamber Music Competition (2017) with violinist Fulgencio Aparicio (Jamse Duo). He is also a member of the Mylö Trio.
José Alberto has played works by Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin and Gershwin, among others, with the orchestra of the Conservatory in Murcia and the Youth Orchestra of Cieza. He participated in the Pro Música Molina de Segura Foundation and in the Neckar-Musik Festival 2017 (Weinsberg, Germany). He also performed in concerts in Belgium, the Netherlands, Italy and Germany.
José Alberto recorded some concerts for Murcia TV, played on the recording of De Falla’s El sombrero de tres picos in an arrangement for piano solo and collaborated on a monographic Chopin CD. He is currently studying for a Master’s degree at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam with David Kuyken.