Nathalie Cachia Bonavia – Clarinet Tutor
Nathalie Cachia Bonavia started her musical studies with Maltese clarinettist Lino Pirotta. Subsequently, she continued her clarinet studies with Freddie Mizzi, Michael Pirotta, Noel Borġ as well as theoretical studies with Lawrence Borġ and Ronnie Debattista. She has also participated in various workshops and masterclasses led by world-renowned musicians organized both locally and abroad.
Nathalie joined the Għaqda Mużikali Marija Bambina, Banda Vittorja in 2004, with which she is the band leader. In several occasions, she has featured as a soloist playing highly demanding works. She is a member of various local band clubs and other ensembles and thus has had the opportunity to play in various prestigious venues in Malta. She has played with renowned Maltese artists including pianists Ramona Formosa, Esmeralda Galea Camilleri and Andrew Buġeja, and soprano Claire Caruana.