"Spain-based classical pianist took the enthusiastic music of Villa-Lobos to its limits, weaving each one of notes and developing a captivating sonorous world. "
Although Fabiane de Castro has been living in Spain for many years, the passion, spontaneity and allure so characteristic of her Brazilian cultural heritage which are central to her music-making. Acclaimed by her outstanding subtlety, naturalness and elegance of touch, Fabiane de Castro has been standing out on the international scene carrying out recitals on distinguished concert halls such as Fundación Juan March (Madrid), Guggenheim Museum (Bilbao), Real Círculo Artístico de Barcelona, Teatro Auditorio de Cuenca (Spain), Palacio Maldonado - Salamanca, Palau de Valencia, PHBern - Switzerland, Concert Hall Sofia – (Bulgary), de Doelen Rotterdam, Palazzo Della Gran Guardia di Verona (Italy), etc.
His album "VILLA-LOBOS, A Prole do Bebê" received remarkable reviews during the European tour organized by the Brazilian Embassy.
A prizewinner in more than twenty international piano contests, such as XII Concurso Internacional de Piano Claudio Arrau, Chile; Concurso Ibero–Americano de la Habana, Cuba, Concurso de Piano Guiomar Novaes, Brazil, among others.
A disciple of the Brazilian pianist Nahim Marun, she majored in Piano being awarded a Prize of Honor at Universidade Estadual Paulista (Brazil). Passionate of Spanish music, Fabiane took postgraduate studies with Fernando Puchol at the Royal Conservatory of Music of Madrid. Later, she graduated as a Professional Performance Master at Codarts University for the Arts in Rotterdam, with Aquiles Delle Vigne.
She combines both her performer career and teaching activity being the titular piano teacher at Conservatorio Profesional de Música Pedro Aranáz, in Cuenca (Spain) since 2010.