Sara González Salamanca is a Chía-based composer, vocalist and improviser. Majoring in Music Composition at Los Andes University, Sara’s interests include classical chamber and contemporary choral music as well as jazz, gospel, improvisation, experimental and Latin music. She is one of the founding members of EARS, a collective of adventurous composers that curates concerts, promotes DIY artist development and organizes collaborations with performers and ensembles within Colombia’s contemporary music scene. Sara is also an experienced music educator and organizes El Silencio Suena, an improvised public musical gathering aimed at “sharing space for people from any background”. Her works have been presented at national and international music festivals such as Música en Tempo Colombiano Cycle of Concerts, Festival Expresiones Contemporáneas, Manuel Enríquez International Forum of New Music and more.