Half of Duo Vela, a musical duo comprised of her and her sister Ester Vela López. They became famous for their recordings and classical performances.
She and her sister studied at the Barcelona Superior Conservatoire.
She and her sister both won notable prizes for their piano, composition, and chamber music.
She and her sister were born in Barcelona, the second-largest city in Spain and the host of the 1992 Summer Olympics.
She and her sister were contemporaries of fellow Spaniard Alejandro Sanz.