Hailed by the critics as knowingly dynamic, vigorous and spontaneous, on graduating in 1995, Gloria Isabel Ramos Triano won 2 prizes in conducting competitions: the Bensançon International Award for Opera Conducting, and the Orchestra?s Prize in the International Conducting Competition Dinu Niculescu in Rumania.
Ramos Triano made her debut in Spain with the Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife and the Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia in 1996, after which she was invited to conduct other Spanish orchestras.
In June 1998 Ramos Triano won First Prize in The National Competition for Young Conductors sponsored by the Orquesta Ciudad de Granada, in Spain. A month later in July 1998, Ramos Triano won First Prize in the International Conducting Competition in Cadaqués, Spain, presided by the renowned Russian Conductor Gennady Rozhdesvensky.
Chief Conductor and Music Director with the Orquesta de Córdoba from 2001 to 2004, during those years season-ticket holders increased from 241 to 519, filling the house to its 900 seats in most concerts. Audience and critics agree in saying that the Orchestra has improved enormously under Ramos Triano?s baton. The programmes she has offered have been praised by specialized critiques as being innovative and coherent.
Gloria Isabel Ramos Triano has conducted, amongst others, the English Chamber Orchestra, Wiener Kammerorchester, the St. Petersburg Symphonic Orchestra, the Ermitage Orchestra of St. Petersburg, the Luzern Symphony Orchestra, Zürcher Kammerorchester, Gulbenkian Orchestra in Lisbon, Orquesta Nacional de España, Orquesta de la RTVE, Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla, Orquesta Sinfónica de Madrid, Orquesta Ciudad de Málaga, Orquesta Sinfónica de Extremadura, Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias, Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife, Orquesta Filarmónica de las Palmas, Orquesta de Castilla y León, Orquesta de Cadaqués, Orquesta Sinfónica del Valles, etc.
In Perelada Festival, Ramos Triano conducted a new production of Carles Santos of Rossini?s Barbero de Sevilla in 2000 .
In 2001 Ramos Triano received the prize El Ojo Crítico for classical music from Radio Nacional de España.
In 2003 she was named Personality of the Year in Córdoba, Spain.
In 2002, ?03 and ?04 Ramos Triano has conducted the traditional Almudena Concerts in Madrid, Spain
In 2005, Hans Werner Henze choose her to conduct for the second time in Spain the ?Requiem?, with the Spanish National Orchestra and Hakan Hardenberger als solo trumpet. Henze was very pleased as Ramos Triano conducted the first Spanish audition of this piece in 2000.
Ramos Triano has been named Woman of the Year 2005 at her home country, by Orfeón La Paz de La Laguna.
In the season 05-06, besides her concerts in Spain and in Mexico, she made her debut in Germany with concerts in Schleswig-Holstein and in the Radio Symphony Orchestra Leipzig, with great success.
Several CD recordings have been well received by the press.
Future engagements include the Orquesta Nacional de España, Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid, Orquesta Sinfónica de Bilbao, Spanish Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, amongst others.