Marc Migó Cortés
After some years of self-training, Marc Migó started studying piano under the guidance of Liliana Sainz. Moreover, he privately studied harmony and counterpoint with Xavier Boliart. In 2013 he was accepted at ESMUC (Escola Superior de Musica de Catalunya), where he studied composition with Agustí Charles, Salvador Brotons and Albert Guinovart.
In 2017 he was able to move to New York to continue his musical studies thanks to a scholarship issued by Fundación SGAE (Spain). He did his Masters at The Juilliard School, where he was awarded the 2018 Orchestral Composition Prize. In 2019 he received The Pablo Casals Festival Award for his Cello Sonata “Cerdanyenca”, a Morton Gould young composers award by ASCAP and the New Juilliard annual commissioning competition award. He will be a 2020 artist in residence at the National Sawdust thanks to a Blueprint Fellowship and also a fellow in the 2020 Minnesota Orchestra Composer’s Institute. Marc Migó is currently a C.V. Star fellow at the Juilliard School, where he is earning his DMA in composition, under the mentorship of John Corigliano.