Join us for a an evening of lively music!
CAROLINA VEGA BAZURDO
Interpreting Llanera Harp
Accompanied by her brother Daniel Vega on cuatro
Curious? Listen here.
Carolina was born in Bogota, Colombia, at the young age of 9 she began to study harp music at Academia de Llano y Joropo under maestro Hildo Ariel Aguirre. She participated as a contestant at the International Festival for Young Harpists 2011 where she came in as finalist. In 2014 she was awarded first place as winner and best contestant by Academia De Llano y Joropo of the highest category division A. That same year she formed the duet Alas de Mariposa (Butterfly Wings) with which they initiate a project to include Irish music in the repertoire. This Project has given her much recognition in the and have received various awards and convocations such as IDARTES Thematic Concerts, Young Talent Festival of the FUGA
For five years in a row she has performed at the International Festival of Harp Artists. This event takes place in Bogota Colombia and is organized by Maestro Hildo with the intent to make known, on the arena outstanding harpist from different parts of the world, each playing the harp from their region of origin.
At present Carolina is initiating her career as a professional musician at Superior Academy of Arts (ASAB) in Bogota, Colombia. On this 2019 tour she is launching her first CD recording as soloist.