Marta Gomez

Already an award-winning performer in her home country, young Colombian singer-songwriter Marta Gomez has captured the attention of critics and audiences of all origins. Marta began her musical career at the early age of six in her hometown of Cali when she entered the Liceo Benalcazar children's choir as its principal soloist. In 1993, Marta moved to the Colombian capital of Bogota to further her musical studies at the Javeriana University. She relocated to the United States in 1999 to study composition at the Berklee College of Music. At Berklee Marta was awarded the prestigious "Best Achievement" scholarship and graduated magna cum laude with more than 70 original songs to her credit. In addition, Marta has developed an extensive studio career recording for radio and television in both Colombia and the U.S.