Winner of the Federico Villena Competition, was also First Prize winner of the Duo Parisot Cello Festival in 2000, and the Guama Music Festival, Venezuela, 1999. She has participated in the Hot Springs Music Festival, the Mimir Chamber Music Festival and the Aspen Music Festival in the United States, and has performed on international tours with the Aragua Symphony. She has also performed with Maracaibo and Guarico Symphony Orchestras, and has been a soloist with the Maracay Symphony Orchestra. Ms. Diaz has studied with David Cole at the NWSA and graduated with Honors from the NWSA/University of Florida. Also, in 2007 she got her Master degree in Music Performance at the University of Florida.