José Zárate is a prominent Spanish composer, pianist, and Doctor of Quality Certification in Musicology by the Oviedo University. Born in Madrid in 1972, he is recognized as one of the most significant new composers of Spanish music. His broad musical repertoire includes works for symphonic and string orchestras, chamber music, choir a capella, and piano compositions that have been performed worldwide. He has also demonstrated his immense talent as a performer and given lectures at various universities. He is the first-ever European Doctor in Musicology to receive this honor in the Spanish University's history. Zárate's music has been played by some of the most prestigious orchestras and pianists worldwide. He has also held active positions in the Spanish Society of Authors and Publishers and the Real Academia de Cuenca de Artes Y Letras. Jose's works are published by Wise Music Group Edition and Zárate Ediciones.