Aida Rioja

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Born in Madrid, she soon initiates her musical studies in the "Federico Chueca" Musical Conservatory. She studies opera singing with Emelina López and receives vocal improvement classes with the soprano Linda Mirabal. She extends her repertoire with the pianist Paloma Camacho, and participates in Santander in the master classes of Alfredo Kraus.

Once completed her studies for Doctorate in Constitutional Law in the Madrid Complutensis University she enhances her musical and vocal development in Italy, entering the "G. Rossini" Conservatory of Pesaro as a pupil of Luisa Macchinizzi. Later she moved to the Liceo Musicale "F. Manzato" in Treviso, studying with Enza Ferrari and Elisabetta Tandura. She graduated with the maximum qualifications under the trusteeship of Eughenia Dundekova in the "G. Rossini" Conservatory. During the last years she has participated in master classes with Teresa Berganza and Alberto Zedda. She currently receives vocal improving classes with Manuela Agueda and repertoire with Miguel Ángel Arqued.

In 1994 she began her professional career with diverse lyric concerts in several Spanish cities (Madrid, Barcelona, Granada, Leon, Segovia, Cuenca, Jaen...). She enters the Corporation of Lyrics Singers of Madrid with which she has acted in different occasions in a "Verdi’s Anthology". She has sung in different European cities as Pesaro, Treviso...

In 2005, she performed a concert organized by the AECI in the Rotušė in Vilnius (Lithuania) to commemorate Columbus Day. To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Cultural Centre of Spain "Juan de Salazar" she was invited to perform a concert in Asuncion (Paraguay), with the Asuncion Uninorte Orchestra conducted by Mº Diego Sánchez Haase.

In 2012 she debuted in Madrid in the main role of “Madama Butterfly” conducted by Mª Herrera.

In commemoration of the centenary of the death of Tomás López Torregrosa, she offered a concert organized by the SGAE with José Julián Frontal and Isabel Dombriz. Recently she performed a recital at the Casino de Madrid with pianist Miguel Angel Arqued.

Among his recent performances was a lyrical gala at the National Auditorium of Music in Madrid with the Chamartin Symphony Orchestra directed by César Belda, with great reception from the public.