David Moliner was born on 1991. Spanish composer and percussion soloist, described as one of the most promising artists of his generation.

He studied with Pascal Dusapin and Jörg Widmann in Haute École de Musique de Genève, Universität der Künste Berlin, and Akademie Barenboim Said Berlin.

His compositional aesthetic have been quickly considered a pioneer of new genres of music in a new dynamism; its sources of inspiration come from classical Greece, Rome, mannerism, "empfindsamer Stil" and his music links the body psychos with the instrument for which it is written with all musical parameters completely subordinate to this artistic conception. He has written orchestral music, chamber music, solo, music theater chamber music and masquerades.

His music has been played by soloists and ensembles such as: Joven Orquesta Nacional de España, Klangforum Wien, Ensemble Intercontemporain, Lucerne Festival Academy, Joven Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid, Fukio Saxophonquartett... He is the winner of several composition prizes such as the Universität der Künste-Composition Prize Berlin.

As a solo percussionist he has given numerous recitals and he has won a number of prizes, such as Vibraphone International Italy Competition. He has played in concert halls such as Philharmonie Berlin, Konzerthaus Berlin, Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, KKL Luzern, Tchaikovsky Concert Hall Moscow, and Philharmonie Paris.

He also has played with orchestras like: London Symphony Orchestra and Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra. He has also played with conductors such as Sir Simon Rattle, Peter Eötvös or Matthias Pintscher.

He has been invited to do masterclass about his composition aesthetics in Centro Superior Musikene-San Sebastián, Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et Danse de Lyon, Hochschule für Musik und Theater München and USC Los Ángeles Thornton School of Music.

His ability to play all by heart and his musical corporality in percussion are unique and exceptional.

UdK Berlin I-d Magazin

A rare composer and percussionist endowed with an exclusive musical talent; his music is full of emotion and sensitivity

Pascal Dusapin

A very talented composer whose music is characterized by an extraordinary corporeality and physical power

Jörg Widmann