- José Iges
(b Madrid, Aug 6, 1958). Spanish composer. She studied at the Madrid Conservatory, obtaining higher diplomas in piano and composition. She also graduated in the history of art from the Complutense University in Madrid. Between 1974 and 1984 she was in the USA, where she obtained an MA at the Hartt School of Music of the University of Hartford. She has received the following prizes: Real Art Ways (1986), Norman Bayles Memorial Award (1987) and II Panorama de Jovenes Compositores (1989). She was founder-director of the Laboratorio de Informática y Composición Electroacústica (1988–96) and has also been director of the de Ferraz Conservatory in Madrid (1992–6). From 1997 to 2001 she was director of the Centro para la Difusión de la Música Contemporánea. Since 2006 she is Musical Advisor at la Consejería de Cultura de la Comunidad de Madrid...