Composer, conductor and pianist Eva Irene Lopszyc was born in Buenos Aires in a family of musicians. She started playing the piano with the age of 5 with her mother, Tatiana Vaistij de Lopszyc and studied composition first with her grandfather Jacobo Ficher. She graduated from the Conservatorio Superior de Música “Manuel de Falla” in 1984-1985 in piano, composition and conducting with gold medal. In her long career her teachers have been among others Elsa Piaggio de Tarelli, Charles Dobler (piano), Angel Lasala (chamber music), Alicia Terzian, Roberto García Morillo, Augusto Rattenbach (composition), Alfonso Stagno, Adela Marschall, Miguel Angel Gilardi, Mario Benzecry and Pedro Ignacio Calderón (conducting).
For a long period she played in a piano duo with her sister, Diana Lopszyc. Spezialized in argentine music, they premiered numerous works, of which several have been composed especially for them. As a result of this collaboration, the piano duo of Eva Irene and Diana Lopsyc recorded the CD “Vanguardias de la Música Argentina – Atmosferas” interpreting the works of Alicia Terzian.
As a conductor she was the founder of the Ensamble de los Tres Tiempos and has been responsible for numerous world premiers of contemporary argentine chamber music, opera and ballet. Furthermore she conducted a large number of orchestras and other ensembles such as the Orquesta Conservatorio Superior de Música “Manuel de Falla”, Orquesta Escuela de Bellas Artes “Carlos Morel”, Orquesta Universidad de Tucumán, Banda Sinfónica de la Pampa, Banda Sinfónica de la Cuidad de Buenos Aires, Banda Sinfónica de Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Orquesta Sinfónica de Asunción del Paraguay and the Ensamble Belo Horizonte Brazil.
She is currently professor in chamber music at the Conservatorio Superior de Música “Manuel de Falla”, where she taught composition, orchestration and musical theory in the last years.
Her opus contains a large number of works including almost every kind of instrumentation and is premiered, performed and recorded all over the world by internationally acknowledged artists, e.g.:
Her compositions as well as her work as a conductor have been internationally awarded several times: