Adriana Isabel Figueroa Manas

Adriana Figueroa graduated in 1997 from the School of Music of the National University of Cuyo, where she earned the title “Licenciada in Music and Flute”. She completed master courses in Latino-American music, at the University of Cuyo in Mendoza, Argentina and also took several courses in jazz, improvisation, chamber music composition and orchestration, including contemporary orchestration techniques.

She has won many composition prizes or mentions in Argentina, Italy, the United States and other countries. Her works has been premiered in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Italy, Spain, Uruguay, Chile, Colombia, Australia, China, Sweden and the United States.

She is saxophonist in a traditional jazz band and has participated in important performances in Argentina, as jazz festivals. In addition, she is member of “Film Andes” and the International Alliance of Women in Music (IAWM). Adriana currently teaches music, composition, orchestration, flute and saxophone. Actually, she composes and produces original music for all kind of media productions like animations, videogames, films, brands, etc, working with producers in her country and other countries as freelancer.