Regina Albanez studied guitar, composition and cello in her native Brazil. At the Royal Conservatory in The Hague she specialised in lute, theorbo and baroque guitar with Toyohiko Satoh. She won a total of nine prizes with five different ensembles at the Van Wassenaer Concours for early music. Regina not only performs regularly in the Netherlands but also appears frequently at many international festivals. She has taken part in many radio and CD recordings and is a member of the ensembles La Primavera, Musica Temprana, La Suave Melodia, Grain de la Voix en Compagnia Vocale.