MC Team

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Webmasters

  • ChessBoardBerserker (Sakon)
  • D. Peláez – (Muziko)
  • Meisterkonzerte (Muziko)

Music

  • D. Peláez
  • Meisterkonzerte
  • ChessBoardBerserker
  • Mihaela Duma

MC Sections

Music & Dance President – D. Peláez

Mind Sports President – ChessBoardBerserker

Art & Science President – Amphisbaena

Chess

  • Jose Rafael Gascón del Nogal
  • ChessBoardBerserker
  • Carlos Gascón del Nogal
  • Corals Patiño
  • Meisterkonzerte

Community Manager

  • Carlos Gascón del Nogal
  • ChessBoardBerserker

Mind Sports

  • ChessBoardBerserker
  • Ana Herreros Villalba
  • Verónica Candelaria
  • Francisco García de la Banda
  • Carlos Gascón del Nogal

Tournaments & Events

  • ChessBoardBerserker – Organization
  • Amphisbaena
  • Carolina Pérez
  • Ana Herreros – Arbiter
  • Jorge Bernabé – Arbiter
  • Ana Moliner Marques – Photography
  • Adrián Álvarez Llano – Photography
  • Juan Rioboó – Photography
  • 8-strings – Music
  • Juan Antonio Montero – Contests (collaboration)

Graphic Arts

  • Amphisbaena
  • Paola Barahona (GFV Design)
  • D. Peláez
  • Mariana Pantoja
  • Teresa Cabanillas

Narrative

  • Silvia Pazos
  • ChessBoardBerserker

Voices

  • The Voice of MusiChess
  • Eddy_Voices

Consultancy

  • Ane E. – Music
  • M. Tizón – Music
  • Iñaki Espejo – Legal issues
  • Omar Flores – Science
  • Adrián Baños – Science
  • Cadoar – History
  • Rocío Cañamares – Computer science
  • Niala Collazo – Computer science
  • Carlos S. G. – Business

ChessBoardBerserker

Age: ?

Country: Sakon

MC Position: Webmaster

Main sections: Chess, Mind Sports, Music

Occupation: Chess & Mind Sports trainer

Other projects: Game Designer, Scriptwriting (Las Ligas de la Ñ, Geometría Celestial)

Favorite periods: XIX, XX

Favorite composers: R. Wagner, L. Beethoven, I. Stravinsky, R. Strauss, A. Dvorak, G. Verdi, G. Rossini, G. Puccini, V. Bellini, G. Donizetti, C. Debussy, J. Sibelius, E. Grieg, J. S. Bach, G. F. Händel, S. Rachmaninoff, N. Rimsky-Korsakov, S. Prokofiev, W. A. Mozart, G. Mahler, M. Falla, J. Williams, H. Zimmer, B. Hermann, E. Morricone, M. Rozsa, J. Horner, D. Elfman, H. Shore, J. de Meij, G. Holst, A. Roussel, O. Respighi, H. Berlioz, M. Nyman, P. Glass, W. Stenhammar, C. Villiers Stanford, H. Harty, E. Patlayenko, V. Herbert, E. Kapp, W. Kilar, A. Holmes, F. Delius, I. Yun, A. Pettersson, R. Gliere, A. Bliss, A. Silvestri, E. Rautavaara, E.-P. Salonen…

Favorite works: The Planets (G. Holst), Symphony No. 9 “New World Symphony” (A. Dvorak), Der Ring des Nibelungen + The Flying Dutchman + Lohengrin + Tannhauser + Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (R. Wagner), The Lord of the Rings + The Hobbit (H. Shore), Star Wars (J. Williams), Alpine Symphony + Don Quixote + Also Sprach Zarathustra + Don Juan + Aus Italien (R. Strauss), The Rite of Spring + The Firebird + Pulcinella + Petrushka (I. Stravinsky), Peer Gynt (E. Grieg), La Mer + Arabesques (C. Debussy), operas (Verdi, Rossini, Puccini, Bellini, Donizetti, R. Strauss…), Ma Vlast (B. Smetana), Karelia Suite + Finlandia (J. Sibelius), Conan the Barbarian (B. Poledouris), Carmen (G. Bizet), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (F. Mendelssohn), Symphonies 5, 6, 7, 9 (L. v. Beethoven), Rodeo (A. Copland). Rhapsody in Blue (G. Gershwin), Gayaneh (A. Khachaturian), Scheherezade (N. Rimsky-Korsakov), Symphony No. 1, Lord of the Rings + Highlights from Chess + Planet Earth + The Wind in the Willows (J. de Meij), Vikings (Trevor Morris), The Isle of the Dead (S. Rachmaninoff), The Witcher (A. Skorupa)…

Favorite modern genres: metal, rock, soundtracks, progressive, jazz, blues, world music, folk, country, Afro-American music. Music, in general.

Favorite chess players: G. Kasparov, B. Fischer, M. Tal, A. Alekhine, V. Topalov, P. Morphy, A. Anderssen, A. Morozevich, J. Polgar, J. Piatigorsky, B. Jobava…

Description:

My music list (classified in excel) includes:

  • Musicians from more than 150 countries.
  • More than 5.000 modern artists.
  • More than 700 classical composers.

My chess list includes 350-400 chess players since Middle Ages to nowadays.

D. Peláez

Name: D. Peláez

Age: 29

Country: Madrid (Spain)

MC Position: Community manager, Document controller, Content creator

Main sections: Music content: Dissemination, Art, Profiles

Occupation: Music document controller.

Other projects: Artist: Music and fine arts

Favorite periods: 19th and 20th centuries

Favorite composers: L. W. Beethoven, F. Chopin, A. Dvorâk, I. Albéniz, Duke Ellington, Jamie Cullum

Favorite works: Violin Concert in D minor – Tchaikovsky. Fantaisie Impromptu, Op. 66 – Chopin.

Favorite modern genres: Jazz, Rock, Indie

Description: The practice and training in documentation researcher has become my passion. My objective: unify music and documentation and convert them into culture

Meisterkonzerte

Age: Born in 1992

Country: Spain

MC Position: Webmaster

Main sections: Music, Chess

Occupation: Violinist, Pianist, Composer and Musicologist

Other projects: Chess player

Favorite periods: XVII, XVIII y XIX

Favorite composers: A. Vivaldi, J. S. Bach, G. F. Händel, J. Haydn, W. A. Mozart, L. Beethoven, F. Schubert, R. Schumann, F. Chopin, G. Verdi, J. Brahms, R. Wagner, J. Strauss, G. Mahler, S. Rachmaninoff, J. Sibelius, F. Mendelssohn, C. Debussy, M. Ravel, P. Sarasate, L. Bernstein, O. Messiaen, I. Stravinsky, G. Ligeti, T. Takamitsu, J. Williams, H. Zimmer, B. Conti, J. Horner, H. Shore, E. Morricone, N. Uematsu, J. Hisaishi, Y. Kajiura, T. Davis, L. Stirling, J. M. Jarre, M. Oldfield…

Favorite works:

Favorite modern genres: Power Metal, Gothic Metal, Symphonic Metal, Rock, Symphonic Rock, Jazz, Blues, J-Pop, K-Pop, Soundtracks, Modern Instrumental Music.

Favorite chess players: M. Tal, M. Carlsen, S. Karjakin, H. Yifan, J. Polgár, G. Kamsky, G. Kasparov, B. Fischer.

DescriptionMusic is the meaning of my life in all its facets. Dedicating myself professionally in all its areas is what makes me happy. Music as art, science, culture, education, values, creativity, expression, way of life and of course, passion.

Amphisbaena

Age: 30

Country: Madrid, Spain

MC Position: Illustrator, Designer

Main sections: MC Publisher

Occupation: Art conservator

Other projects: Las Ligas de la Ñ

Silvia Pazos Hermida

Age: 39

Country: Galicia, Spain

MC Position: Contributor

Main sections: Narrative

Occupation: History teacher, writer

Other projects:

Children’s literature

  • O Conto dos Silencios
  • A Carreira de Sacos
  • Los Cuentos de Mingabe
  • Amaro sin Mar

Short Films Writer

  • The Painter of Skies (winner of more than one hundred international awards)

 

Favorite writers: Mark Twain, Michael Ende, Federico García Lorca, Gabriel García Márquez, Charlotte and Emily Brönte, Oscar Wilde, Eduardo Blancoamor, Castelao.

Favorite works: A Confederacy of Dunces, Historias de Cronopios y de Famas, Cien años de Soledad, Cancionero Gitano, A Esmorga, Jane Eyre, The Importance of Being Earnest, El Buscón, La Sirena Varada, Tom Sawyer, Neverending Story.

Description:

https://www.facebook.com/silviapazoscuentos/

Paola Barahona (GFV Design)

Age: 22

Country: Venezuela

MC Position: Graphic Designer

Main sections:  Art

Occupation: Graphic Designer

Other projects: Instagram Comics

Favorite periods: XIX, XX

Favorite composers: L. Beethoven, G. Verdi, J. S. Bach, G. F. Händel, W. A. Mozart, G. Mahler, Antonio Lauro,  Giovanni Battista Pergolesi,José Antonio Calcaño, Vicente Emilio Sojo, Antonio Estevez 

Favorite works: Misa de Coronación (W.A Mozart) El fantasma de la opera (Andrew Lloyd Webber y Richard Stilgoe) Evohé (José Antonio Calcaño, Enrique Planchart) La cantata criolla (Antonio Estevez) Gloria (Vivaldi) Juan José (Antonio Teruel, Quinteto Contrapunto) Shallow (Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Andrew Wyatt y Anthony Rossomando)

Favorite modern genres: soundtracks, jazz, rock pop, opera rock, A capela