Since winning first prize at the 1990 Fundacion Guerrero Guitar Competition and the 1988 Musical Youth of Spain competition, Alex Garrobe’s concert career has quickly developed. He has performed in more than 40 countries in some of the most prestigious concert halls, including the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, the Radio France Auditorium in Paris, the Auditorio Nacional, Madrid, the Palau de la Musica Catalana, Barcelona and the Lutosławski Auditorium in Warsaw.
He has made recordings for the Harmonia Mundi, Opera Tres and Columna Musica labels. His many collaborations as a soloist with orchestra include the premieres of Mare Nostrum Concerto by Salvador Brotons, …di un soffio d’aura by Agustin Charles and Concierto de Petrer by Simone Iannarelli, among others. Alex Garrobe received a doctorate in art history and musicolgy from the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, and is currently professor of guitar and chamber music at the Catalan Music College (ESMUC).