Born and raised in Madrid, Spain, pianist and composer Marta Sánchez is actively working in the contemporary
creative music scene in New York City and around the globe. Charting a significant path through her innovative and
original music, she has reached an international audience, gaining significant global recognition.
After finishing her classical training at the Conservatory, she began her academic training in jazz and contemporary
music at School of Music Populart, earning a grant from A.I.E. (Spanish Association of Musicians.) The first band she
created, Zafari Project, was selected by the Spanish agency for youth (INJUVE) as one of the most promising on the
Spanish scene, giving them the opportunity to tour Spain playing in different jazz festivals