José Chafer began his trumpet studies in the music school of his native city under the maestros Vicente Gil and Manuel López. From there he continued his studies in the Professional Conservatory of Music of Onteniente, Valencia (Spain) under Miguel Sarrió and at the Manuel Massotti Littel Higher Conservatory of Music of Murcia (Spain) with Ernest Aparisi.
Later he would begin to collaborate with various Spanish orchestras (Madrid Symphony, Barcelona Symphony, Murcia Symphony) and with other groups such as the famous brass quintet, Spanish Brass Luur Metalls, with whom he has performed throughout Spain.
His concerts and masterclasses are in high demand by prestigious schools and at international festivals: Royal Conservatory of Bruxelles (Belgium), Geneva University of Music (Switzerland), Virginia Commonwealth University (USA), International Belgian Brass Academy (Belgium), ITG Conference (USA), International Trumpet Conference in Łódź (Poland), Benedetto Marcello Conservatory of Music of Venice (Italy), Grand Valley State University International Trumpet Seminar (USA), China International Trumpet Conference...
His CDs Spirit (2014) and Textures (2016) have been awarded the Silver Medal by the Global Music Awards (USA).