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Rubén Castillo del Pozo

Teacher in: Drums & Percussion
Languages of teaching: English, Spanish, French & Dutch

Rubén Castillo del Pozo was born in 1991 in Madrid, Spain. He started playing the violin at age seven. He studied six years at the Conservatory Angel Arias Maceín before changing from violin to percussion. After studying several years percussion he first came to the Netherlands. Rubén enjoyed life so much in Holland that he decided to follow a percussion degree at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague. He graduated in Classical Percussion and Sonology Minor at the same Conservatory. During his professional career in the Netherlands, Rubén has worked with various professional ensembles and orchestras. He has projects with The Hague Philharmonic, The Hague Percussion, ASKO / Schönberg Ensemble and De Doelen done in the field of Contemporary Music. In the field of Early Music, he has made guest appearances with the 18th Century Orchestra, Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra and Ensemble Combattimento. He has already previously worked as a teacher and substitute teacher in Spain and the Netherlands. His interest lies in historical music, new music and multidisciplinary partnerships (with the creation of the 4&ensemble). With Rubén anyone can learn percussion across all areas from drums to marimba and timpani!