Samuel David Palomino Kingjler

Samuel David Palomino Kingjler

He was born in Delta Amacuro (Venezuela) in 1993. He began his violin studies at the age of seven at the music school in Caroní. When he was 18 he started his viola studies at the Mozarteum Music School in Caracas, with Prof. Adriana Virgüez Cruz. Samuel has taken part in the Youth Symphony Orchestra of the City of Guayana as a violinist, and he has also been a member of the Teresa Carreño Youth Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela, with which he toured Europe. He has played as a soloist with the Camerata Solista Itinerante Teresa Carreño in Venezuela. He has attended chamber music lessons by Arnaldo Pizzolante and Carlos Gutiérrez. In May 2015 he received the “Music Performance Licentiate” certificate from the Royal School of Music. Since 2015, he studies at the Reina Sofía School of Music in the Fundación BBVA Viola Chair with Professor Nobuko Imai. He has been granted a tuition scholarship by MAEC-AECID and by Albéniz Foundation and an accommodation scholarship by MAEC-AECID. He has been member of the School’s Freixenet Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Stefan Lano; Fundación Mutua Madrileña Violas Consort and Schola Ensemble and of the Banco Activo Universal Esferas Ensemble.He is currently member of the Puertos del Estado Haendel Quartet.