Aranzazu Nieto was born in Madrid in 1987. She has studied recorder with Fernando Paz at “San Lorenzo de El Escorial de Madrid”. In 2006 she continued with the undergraduate sdudies in the "Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et Danse" of Lyon in the classe of Pierre Hamon. She obtained a Performance Recorder Master Degree with the highest qualifications in june 2011. She took part in different courses and masterclasses with musicians including Paul Leenhouts, Richard Egarr, Michael Schneider… Aranzazu participates regularly in orchestral projets, including the Récits ensemble and Alkymia ensemble, which combines Medieval, Renaissance and Barroque music whith Contemporary music.
She also owns a mster degree in teaching and she combines her musical activity with teaching music in different schools in the Lyon area and in the Privas Conservatory.