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Young Cuban girl in the finals of a competition in Asturias
The violin player Carmen María Vázquez, recently graduated from the Higher Arts Institute (ISA after its initials in Spanish), passed the final test of the International Violin Competition in Villa de Llanes, Asturia, Spain .

The young Cuban girl is taking part in the ninth edition of the Spanish competition. In the event there are also competitions in viola and cello.

The competition, that awards three prices, takes place between the 22 until 24 of August at the Ceremony Hall of the Teaching Institute in the Asturian community.

The performer, who is pupil of Maestro Alfredo Muñoz, travelled with the piano placer María Victoria del Collado, who has been her partner during her studies of the National Art School and the ISA.

Carmen Maria, born in Matanzas , will be part, from next September, of the teacher's staff of the Cuban arts university.

She is part of the Soloist Group of Havana and, together with other Cubans, took part in the Latin American Youth Orchestra that under the direction of Maestro Claudio Abbado, performed in Caracas and Havana.


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