Pedro Rubio

Pedro Rubio

Pedro Rubio has the Clarinet Performing Diploma from the Royal College of Music in London and the Bass Clarinet Diploma from the Rotterdam Conservatory.

Since 1991 he has been performing, as an international artist, with pianist Ana Benavides. As a duo, they have received prizes in many international music competitions and have participated in festivals such as 30th Clarinet Symposium, Oklahoma; 1st World Bass Clarinet Convention, Rotterdam; ClarinetFest 2006, Atlanta; 3rd and 4th National Clarinet Congress, Madrid; 1st Bass Clarinet Meeting, Madrid, 2006; ClarinetFest 2010, Austin; ClarinetFest 2011, Los Angeles, ClarinetFest 2014, Baton Rouge and ClarinetFest 2015, Madrid.

To date, they have recorded seven CDs: Duo Rubens ; Pérez Casas, his Work for Clarinet; The Spanish Romantic Clarinet vol. I, II and IIISpanish Clarinet Pieces from the First Half of the 20th Century ; and Salón Romero, en torno a Antonio Romero y Andía.

In 2007 he founded the publishing house Bassus Ediciones whose principal objective is the restoration and retrieval of the Spanish repertoire of the 19th century.

Pedro Rubio is currently professor at the Turina Conservatory in Madrid, and at the Royal Superior Conservatory of Madrid.