Jaume Darbra is a multidisciplinary & independent artist based between Cologne and Barcelona, working at the juncture of sound & visual. He combines visual art, music composition and physical approach of sound art by performing in advanced programmed installations and audio/visual live compositions.

As a freelance flutist and electroacoustic performer, Jaume is active internationally in the field of contemporary music, sound art and visual arts. Engagements have taken him to all over Europe and Asia, performing in the most important venues, festivals and institutions such as, WienModern, November Music, Snape Maltings, IRCAM, STEIM, Musikfest Berlin, Festival ManiFeste, Lucerne Festival, Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, Gaudeamus Muziekweek, Festival Mixtur, Daegu International Contemporary Music Festival. Dedicated to contemporary music, he has work closely with composers such as Sofia Gubaidulina, Rebecca Saunders, Unsuk Chin, Missy Mazzoli, and Kaija Saariaho, and performs regularly with several contemporary music ensembles, Ensemble Modern, Ensemble Intercontemporain, Klangforum Wien, Ensemble Recherche, Ensemble Musikfabrik, Lucerne Festival ALUMNI, among others.

Born in Linyola, Catalonia, Jaume began playing the flute at the age of ten, having previously played the piano for four years. He studied in Barcelona at the Conservatori del Liceu with Júlia Gàllego and in Rome at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia with Andrea Oliva. Jaume studied the Masters in Live Electronics at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam and the Masters in Contemporary Music at the International Ensemble Modern Academy.