Oboe – Intern
Born in 1992, French-Moroccan oboist Ismail Mourtada studied the oboe and the piano, as well as music theory, chamber music and orchestral practice at the Dijon Conservatory (France).
He obtained his diploma in music theory with Honours in 2007, and subsequently, in 2009, obtained his oboe certificate, under the tuition of Dominique Dournaud, Dominique Monin and Bernard Quilot.
Ismail pursued his musical studies in Malta in 2019, and since then has been under the tutelage of MPO Oboe player Chiara Telleri.
He joined the Malta Youth Orchestra in late 2019, and the MPO Academy in January 2022.