Tutor in Residence
Oscar Garrido de la Rosa from Perth
Óscar complemented his classical musical education in Spain with performances as bass guitarist in various rock bands. In 1999 he continued bassoon and composition studies in Germany and performed with numerous ensembles, including Ensemble SurPlus and Basel Sinfonietta. He was a founding member of new music group "ensemble chronophonie". Since moving to Australia in 2006 Óscar has been performing regularly with most major symphony, opera, ballet and chamber orchestras in the country. He joined the West Australian Symphony Orchestra as Principal Contrabassoon in 2012.