Ivan Lopez

 

Ivan Lopez , a mexican bassist. He was born in Juarez city, paticipated in the development of the Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez music Society since 2005 until this days. Bass player in the Orchestra and in the Jazz ensembles of his city. At the same time he began a stablish a society of double bass players since kids of 7 years old until young people who work hardly to find a identity of the bass in Juarez City. Member of two of the most important orchestras and institutions of the musical formation social projects of Mexico, such as Esperanza Azteca Symphonic Orchestras and the Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez Proyecto de Formacion Musical Infantil.

Ivan studied Bass with Nikola Popov Georgiev and Mexican music history with Maria de los Angeles Chapa Bezanilla in Escuela Nacional de Musica of the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico. He received his undergraduate degree in Music Performance from the UACJ in 2010. Ivan is currently a Teacher Assistant at the University of Texas at El Paso where he is doing a Masters degree in Double Bass Performance.