Born in Barcelona in 1982, Marcel·lí Bayer began his musical studies at the age of eight, at the Escuela Luthier de Barcelona as a clarinet student.
At 18, he began to study saxophone and entered the Taller de Músics de Barcelona as a student. During this period, he combined his studies of Jazz and Modern Music with those of Musical Teaching at the University of Barcelona, where he graduated in 2004. Later on, he was part of the group of students of the ESMUC where he finished his Higher Degree in the speciality of Saxophone Jazz in 2010.
Currently, he teaches saxophone at the Taller de Músics Escola. Moreover, he actively participates as a saxophonist and clarinettist in various projects such as the Free Spirits Big Band by David Mengual, ISCCJMKMB by Ivo Sans, Poetry of Sound by Martín Leiton, Dream Big Band by Vicens Martín, Libèrrim by Arnau Obiols, Memoria Uno by Iván González, Os Meus Shorts by Nico Roig and Bindu, and regularly collaborates with Seward. He has participated in about twenty recordings as a sideman and published three of them as a leader (Nonitz feat. Lee Konitz; Les narrations and 1680).
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