Carlota Cáceres is a versatile percussionist specializing in the commissioning of new works and the performance of solo and chamber music from the contemporary repertoire.Originally from Badajoz, Carlota graduated with honors in percussion from the Conservatori Superior de les Illes Balears. She received her Master’s of Music in performance from the Hochschule für Musik-Basel with financial support from Sa Nostra and the BBVA Foundation. She won first and second prize in Kiefer Hablitzel Stiftung Wettbewerb competition and third prize in Förderpreis der BOG für Junge Musikerinnen. Carlota participated in Tromp Percussion Eindhoven, ARD- Musikwettbewerb and received an educational grant from Foundation Nicati de Luze.
Carlota is a founding member of TAMGRAM TRIO and ZAUM_percussion and performs with Zone Experimentale and Nou Ensemble, focusing on the development of new music and new concepts.
She has performed at the Ensemble Akademie Freiburg, Darmstadt Ferienkurse für Neue Musik, Manifeste, Ojai Music Festival, ZeitRäume Basel, Lucerne Festival, Milano Musica, Davos Festival, Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, Festival de Música de la Mancha, Festival Carmelo Bernaola, Ensems, Mixtur, Festival de Música Contemporánea de Alicante, the Young Euro Classic Festival, XIX Cumbre Iberoamericana de Jefes de Estado y de Gobierno and the Festival Internacional de Música Contemporánea de Gijón.