Born in La Mancha (Spain), Lucia started playing the violin at the age of four studying with Alexei Mijlin in Asturias. Some years later she moved to England where she completed her Bachelors and Masters degrees with Distinction at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama under the guidance of Andrew Watkinson.
She has been awarded many prizes in various solo and chamber music competitions, including VI National Instrumental Competition “Intercentros Melómano” Orfeo Foundation (Madrid, Spain), II Chamber music competition Oviedo Conservatoire (Asturias, Spain) and Bancaja Camersim 2009 Chamber Music Competition (Valencia, Spain).
Lucia has performed in masterclasses for András Keller, Philippe Graffin, Donald Weilerstein, Pavel Vernikov, Richard Tognetti, Susan Tomes, Carole Presland, Ralph and Mark Gothóni, Gregor Horsch, The Endellion Quartet, Casals Quartet or Belcea Quartet, among others.
A passionate chamber musician, Lucia enjoys a busy career performing regularly with The Armorel Trio, Deco Ensemble, Astedt-Veintimilla Duo and as a founder member of the Silk Street Sinfonia and The Barokers, touring extensively to major concert halls in Europe and Asia. She recently performed at the Warsaw Philarmonic, The Sage Gateshead, Tivoli Vredenburg Utrecht, The London Handel, Bach and Mozart Festivals in London, The British-Spanish Society recital series, St. Martin in the Fields, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, “Botín” Foundation (Santander, Spain), Jeunesses Musicales Deutschland 2018 (Germany), Rencontres Musicales Internationales d'Enghien IMUSE (Belgium), Vilalte Music Festival (France), 2015 One Month Festival (South Korea), Aurora Festival (Sweden), Porziano Musica (Italy), The Akoesticum Talent Programme (The Netherlands), etc.
Lucia is the recipient of the British-Spanish Society Centenary Award, The Elizabeth Sweeting Award, The Wolfson Foundation 2014 Instrument Award and a Leverhulme Arts Scholar. She plays a violin built by the renowned Spanish luthier, Roberto Jardón Rico.