Arturo Costa is an accomplished spanish cellist who graduated from the Paris Conservatoire National Regional Rueil-Malmaison and was awarded a Masters with Distinction from the Royal College of Music in London.

 

At the age of 21 he was appointed Principal Cello of the Cordoba Symphony Orchestra. He has worked with orchestras such as the National Orchestra of Spain, Orchestre du la Cite International du Paris, Pizazz Symphony of New York, Madrid Philharmonic, Macao Orchestra, Royal Ballet of London, Russian National Ballet, Taipei Symphony (TSO), Orchestra for Myanmar, Nanjing Orchestra of China, Taipei Philharmonic, Evergreen Symphony Orchestra (EVA), Habana String Quartet, BBC Symphony as part of the RCM Orchestral Scheme and was a member of the Jeunesses Musicales World Orchestra (UNESCO Peace Artist). 

 

Arturo resides in Taipei, working as a cello teacher in different schools and serving on the jury in international music competitions. He frequently performs solo concertos and recitals and has performed at Festivals of America (Festival Hydro Quebec, Montreal Centre D'arts Orford), Asia (Taiwan Nacional Concert Hall, Tokio Steinway Salon, Hong Kong Chinese Culture Festival, Macao Cultural Center, Taipei Zhongshan Hall, Shenzhen LianHua Music Festival, Nanjing City Concert Hall) and Europe (Vienna Musikverein, Theatre Chatelet du Paris, Southbank Center of London, Festival Presjoven de Lucena, BBC PROMS, Prague Koncertzhouse, Festspiele Arolser de Frankfort).