Lic. José Rafael Subía Valdez. Born in Quito, Ecuador in 1985, he graduated from Quilmes National University in Argentina as an Electro acoustic Composer. His music has been played in different festivals in Ecuador, Germany, Argentina & South Africa by important ensembles and performers. He has won different grants in Quilmes National University allowing him to investigate as well as to teach in different areas. He studied composition with Mstr. Julio Martín Viera and with Mstr. Gerardo Gandini thanks to the Melos/Gandini fellowship. He currently teaches in the National Institute of the Arts (I.U.N.A.) in Buenos Aires – Argentina.