She is a choir conductor since she was seventeen years old, an activity she started with the Arturo Beruti Chamber Choir. A similar task has been carried out since 1986 with the Choir of the Catholic University of Cuyo. With both
choirs he has offered numerous performances throughout the provincial, national and international scope: Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay, Peru, Brazil, Mexico, Italy, Spain, Hungary, Czech Republic, Austria and Israel.
from the National University of San Juan as a Professor in Music Education, she completed a Postgraduate Course in University Teaching at the Catholic University of Cuyo. Her teaching work included the teaching of music at the middle and university level,
being currently a Full Professor at the National University of San Juan.
She studied Choral Conducting with Antonio Russo in Buenos Aires. She carried out Choral Conducting studies of improvement with Néstor
Zadoff, J. Frombonne and P. Caillard (in Paris); Carlos López Puccio and María del Carmen Aguilar; Larry Wyatt (from the USA); Claudio Morla, Néstor Andrenacci; Clara Cortázar, Frank Druschel (from Germany); Werner Pfaff (from Germany),
Between 2000 and 2004 she studied Singing with Prof. Ana Sirulnik in Buenos Aires.
As Conductor of the Choir of the Catholic University of Cuyo and the Chamber Choir Arturo
Beruti, she promotes the performance of numerous and excellent choirs of the country and abroad in the province of San Juan.
She is the creator of the International Choir Festival "San Juan Coral", since 1998,
which occupied a place of relevance for its prestige among similar events around the world.
Since 2007, he has organized the ANSILTA National Choir Competition and Festival together with the Coro Arturo Beruti,
which taked place every two years with the participation of selected choirs from Argentina.
Since 2013 she has created and organizes the CANTO EN SOL Festival, for children and youth choirs.
In November 2016, she organized the first FORO CORAL AMERICANO with the presence of outstanding representatives of the international choral community, from Canada to the extreme south of Argentina.
2015 she presented to the international choral community a new choral proposal based on his own creations of previous events: SAN JUAN CANTA, Contest and International Choir Festival whose first edition was held in August 2016.
In 2001 the San Juan Center for Culture declared her "Remarkable Personality 2001".
In October 2002, she received a distinction
from UPCN (Union of the Civilian Personnel of the Nation) in recognition of her contributions to culture.
In December 2003 she received a distinction from the Government of the Province of San Juan through
the Undersecretariat of Culture, in recognition of her career.
She received National Identical distinctions from Gendarmerie (2004), Club de Leones (2005) and the Municipality of Coquimbo and Casa de Chile
in San Juan (2006)
On March 8, 2007, on International Women's Day, she was declared "Illustrious Woman" by the Municipality of the City of San Juan.
2010, she was declared "Outstanding Woman of the Bicentennial" by the Women's Directorate of the Ministry of Human Development and Social Promotion of the Government of San Juan.
In September 2011 the Rotary
Club San Juan awarded her the "Professional Excellence Award"
In June 2016 the Honorable Chamber of Deputies declared her Illustrious Citizen of the province of San Juan
In November 2000 she was Juor at the VIII International Choral Contest of Sacred Music "G. P. da Palestrina "realized in Rome and Vatican City.
During the years 2001, 2002 and 2003 she has worked as a Choir Director and Guest Choir Director in Mexico City (INBA, National Institute of Fine Arts) and in Brazil (University of the Sacred Heart, Bauru and University of São Paulo)
In May of 2004 she has taught a Seminar on Interpretation and Choral Conducting at the National School of Music of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)
November / December 2004 she was Juror, Panelist and guest conductor at the First National Contest of Choirs in Colombia.
In July 2005 she attended the VII International Symposium of Choral Music held in Kyoto
In August of the same year she was guest conductor, pannelist and lecturer at the International Seminar "Comunicantus" organized by the ECA (School of Communications and Arts) of the USP (Universidade
De São Paulo).
In 2007, she served as Guest Conductor of the Professional Choir of the University of Veracruz, Xalapa (Mexico)
In 2008, she traveled
to Marktoberdorf as a special guest of Arbeitsgemeinschaft Deutscher Chorverbände and of Bayerischen Musikakademie Marktoberdorf to attend the International Sacred Music Festival.
In May 2009 she traveled
to Israel where she gave two workshops and a conference as a guest professional from The Israeli Vocal Center & Moran Choir.
In August 2012, she was invited by the Lyric Garden City Association (Viña
del Mar - Chile) to offer concerts and a conference on Coral Management within the framework of the "Valparaiso - South American Coral Epicenter" Project selected and awarded by the Regional Government of Viña del Mar.
In May 2013 she participated in the International Choral Music Symposium of the Americas organized by the University of North Dakota (USA) in conjunction with ACDA (American Association of Choral Directors) as a speaker and panelist.
In June 2015 she was selected among a group of nine exhibitors from all over the continent to present a conference at the Symposium on Choral Music in Latin America organized by the University of Austin (Texas)
jointly with ACDA (American Association of Choir Directors)
Creation and organization of choral events:
• International Choral Festival "San Juan Coral"
- since 1998.
• Cultural program "United in Singing" that includes the organization of concerts, workshops, courses and meetings. Joint proposal of Coro Arturo Beruti, Choir of the Association of Teachers Sarmiento, Choir of the
Natal House of Sarmiento and Choir of the UCC. Years 2001, 2002 and 2003.
• Provincial Choral Meeting in adherence to the International Day of Choral Singing. Juan Victoria Auditorium.
Meeting of Choirs of Catholic Universities. Choir of the Catholic University of Córdoba and Choir of the Catholic University of Cuyo. Juan Victoria Auditorium.
• Cycle "Cultural Sundays" in the Assembly Hall of Casa España,
of the Catholic University of Cuyo Studies Center.
• Provincial Festival of School Choirs "Discover Singing" for students of public and private management schools.
• "Canto por Santa Fe" Festival of solidarity
for the benefit of the flooded of the province of Santa Fe. Juan Victoria Auditorium, May 2003, among numerous solidarity concerts.
• Coordinator of the final celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Catholic University of Cuyo,
• Cycles of commented choral concerts
• Cycles of concerts in Museums and Historical and Touristic Sites
• Cycle of choral concerts in adherence to the International
Day of the Museums and the Week of May.
• Interprovincial Encounters of Older Adults Choirs, organized by the Choir Direction of the Association of Teachers Sarmiento and the Choir of the Natal House of Sarmiento between 1999 and
• General coordinator of the show "Christmas of Hope", organized by Canal 8 TV San Juan, December 2000.
Advisor and coordinator of "Vivencias Navideñas", an integral
project of artistic activities to celebrate Christmas, organized by Diario de Cuyo, Municipality of San Juan and Banco de San Juan. Made under the auspices of OSDE and the adhesion of the Archbishop of San Juan, Catholic University of Cuyo and National University
of San Juan. December 2004.
CANCION CON TODOS, the largest choral festival in the province with the participation of 41 choirs and 1280 singers, held in May 2015 and 2016 with similar results.
CANTO EN SOL, international festival for children and youth choirs, created in 2013 and sustained until the present.
SAN JUAN CANTA: international festival, contest and grand prix, started
in August 2016.
FORO CORAL AMERICANO, continental meeting held in November 2015 and August 2017.
CANTOS DEL ALMA: integral artistic project carried out jointly
by the Arturo Beruti Choir and the Choir of the Catholic University of Cuyo, counting as guest conductor with Dr. T. J. Harper (Providence, US) in November 2015.
UNA VOZ, DOS MIRADAS: artistic project dedicated
to the study of classical choral repertoire under the direction of the guest conductor T.J. Harper and Latin American music under the direction of the guest conductor Lourdes Sánchez.
- Antonio M. Russo: Cantata Profana Eros - Selene - Eros, on poems by Pablo Neruda and Federico García Lorca, for solo soprano, choir and orchestra.
Premiered by the Arturo Beruti
Choir, the soprano A. Maragno and the UNSJ Symphony Orchestra at the Juan Victoria Auditorium on November 8, 1996, under the composer's direction.
- Vivian Tabbush: arrangement of "San Juan por mi sangre"
by E. Villavicencio, premiered at the Juan Victoria Auditorium during the "Winter Festival" held in June 2003, at the XXXº anniversary of the Arturo Beruti Chamber Choir, under the address of the composer / arranger.
- Antonio M. Russo: Three Christmas carols, published by GCC Editions 2003
"My lady I have seen a child"; "At twelve o'clock at night" and "He was born, shepherds were born".
Daniel Blech: arrangement of "Oblivion" by A. Piazzolla, for 8-voice choir, premiered at the Juan Victoria Auditorium during the IV International Choir Festival "San Juan Coral 2004"
- Antonio M. Russo: Angelus,
for SSATB published by Editions GCC 2006
- Alfonso Paz: arrangement of "Prayer of Remanso" by Jorge Fandermole, dedicated and released in October 2014.