Omar Acosta, a Venezuelan musician, composer, producer and arranger based in Madrid since 1998, is one of the most versatile flutists on the international music scene, as well as one of the most important exponents of avant-garde Venezuelan music. He maintains a multidisciplinary career of concerts, recitals and workshops, standing out in classical, Venezuelan, flamenco and various styles of world music.
He has performed in the most emblematic theaters next to the various groups he leads or with such notable institutions as the Ballet Nacional de España (flutist and musical director between 2012 and 2016), the Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar and the Orquesta Sinfónica Venezuela, among other.
In addition to having recorded with many artists, he has 7 CD’s as a soloist, the most recent being “Latitude” (Silver Medal at the 2017 Global Music Awards) with his group Omar Acosta Trío.
Omar also has a well-known facet as a composer. He has written numerous works for solo flute, chamber groups, symphony orchestras, strings and flutes, as well as choral works, among others.