Maria Angel Garcia was born in Yecla Spain 1978. She started learning the piano at the age of four and at the age of seven was accepted in to the Conservatorio Superior de Música de Murcia. She graduated in 1996 with a piano degree earning the highest honors and a first prize distinction. From 1987 to ´97 she studied in Madrid (Spain) under the distinguished teacher and concert pianist Manuel Carra. She then furthered her studies in Anvers, Belgium, with Frèderic Gevers.

In 1999 she won a scholarship to study for a post graduate at Trinity College of Music, London, under Hilary Coates where she was also awarded the Mehroo and Byram Jeejeebhoy prize for exceptional competition success within TCM.

María Ángel completed the Artist Certificate at Southern Methodist University under the distinguished professor Alfred Mouledous alumni of the prestigious Alfred Cortot and Walter Gieseking.

Maria works at Bath Spa University as an accompanist and piano teacher. She works freelance both nationally and internationally.