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Bera Romairone is an Argentinean-Italian eclectic saxophonist based in Switzerland and active in the fields of contemporary creation and cultural management. She obtained her degree in musical arts at the National University of Arts in Buenos Aires and received 1st prize in the first Chamber Music competition of the University. Studying with Arno Bornkamp (Amsterdam, NL), Marie-Bernadette Charrier (Bordeaux, FR), and Pierre-Stéphane Meugé (Lausanne, CH) among other international teachers, she received her Master's degree in Performance and Musical Pedagogy from the Haute École de Musique de Lausanne. She holds a Páleo Hes-So Prize (CH) and has received the support of Mozarteum (ARG), National Fond of Arts (ARG), Foundation Irène Dénéréaz (CH), Foundation Max Jost (CH), Ibermúsicas (LA) and ProHelvetia (CH), among others. Bera works as a saxophone teacher in Switzerland (École de Musique d’Épalinges, Conservatoire Populaire de Genève) and shares her passion for music and education through master classes, residencies, workshops, and conferences in universities, conservatories, and academies such as the Fine Arts University of La Plata (ARG), Conservatory of Buenos Aires (ARG), Córdoba University (ARG), Conservatory of Athens (GR), Universidad Nacional de Colombia (COL) and University do Rio Grande do Norte (BR). She regularly collaborates with ensembles and participates in contemporary and classical music festivals such as Delian Academy for New Music (GR), Grachten Festival (NL), Darmstädter Ferienkurse (GE), Modern Centre of Teatro Argentino TaCEC (ARG), Mauricio Kagel Conferences (GE), IGNM Bern (CH), Próxima Centauri (FR), Plateforme Container (CH), Festival Kuraia (SP), Label Suisse (CH), Bilgi Festival (TR), 113 Collective composers (USA), Callejón del Ruido (MEX), Círculo Colombiano de música contemporánea (COL) & Collège Contemporain (FR). Bera holds a degree in cultural management from the University of Santiago de Compostela (SP). She is the founder, saxophonist, and artistic director of the Awkas ensemble and the IBSUD saxophone quartet both specialising in contemporary music. She is part of the Société de Musique Contemporaine's committee. Currently, she works with the theatre company 2b based in Lausanne. Working in partnership with composer and engineer Alberto Barberis, they have been presenting audiovisual electroacoustic work Oratorio Virtuale around the world since 2022. They currently research and develop new technologies and connections between algorithms and humans in the present context of augmented humanity, their trans-media work will be created in 2024.   Bera Romairone is Selmer Artist.

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