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Spanish conductor Pablo González is a highly articulate and intelligent musician, combining musical passion with an assured technique to enable performances of the highest calibre and musicality. He is Music Director of Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya. In addition to his work in Barcelona current highlights include appearances with NHK Symphony Orchestra, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and the LSO. Also active in opera, this autumn see Pablo’s UK operatic debut, conducting L’Elisir d’Amore for Glyndebourne on Tour.
24 Nov 2015
Following a highly acclaimed concert with Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana in October, Pablo continues his long-standing collaboration with OSI and RSI on 27 November with a live broadcast from...
08 Oct 2015
Pablo will make a welcome return conducting Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana in Ascona on 16 October with soloist Maurice Steger. The programme includes Vivaldi’s Concerto for Recorder in C major...
03 Sep 2015
Following on from a successful collaboration, Pablo will conduct the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie with a popular programme including Haydn’s Cello Concerto with Valentin Radutiu. Concerts...
16 Jul 2015
On 17 and 18 July, Pablo González joins the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen for a pair of open-air concerts as...
17 May 2014
Pablo González is currently on a two week tour to New Zealand and Australia. He has already conducted the Auckland Symphony Orchestra on 15 May with Behzod Abduraimov performing Beethoven’s...
28 Apr 2014
The Orquestra Simfónica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya celebrated its 70th Anniversary with performances of Mahler’s monumental 8th Symphony conducted by music director...
21 Mar 2014
Maestro González makes his debut in Kuala Lumpur with the Malaysia Philharmonic Orchestra performing Strauss’ glorious ‘Ein Heldenleben’. Joining him on stage is fellow ICA artist Javier...
22 Jan 2014
This week Pablo González returns to Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra for a series of three concerts entitled ‘A Taste of Spain’ in Poole, Portsmouth and Brighton. González will be conducting De...
13 Jan 2014
Pablo Gonzalez begins the New Year with a return appearance to the Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana conducting Stravinsky concerto in Re for string orchestra and Dumbarton Oaks...
Nordjyske Stiftsidende - Oct 2015
Corriere del Ticino - Oct 2015
Nordjyske Stiftsidende - Oct 2015
FAZ Rhein Main Zeitung - Sep 2015
Rheinpfalz - Sep 2015
Saarbrucker Zeitung - Sep 2015
Seen and Heard International - Dec 2014
Weekend Herold (Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, Auckland Town Hall) - May 2014
What’s On Stage.com - Oct 2013
John Allison, The Telegraph - Oct 2013
Hugh Canning - Sunday Times - Oct 2013
www.bachtrack.com - Jan 2013
Opera (Die Zauberflöte, Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona) - Sep 2012
The Scotsman - Sep 2011
Huddersfield Daily Examiner - Dec 2010
Seen And Heard International
La Vanguardia - Sep 2010
Schezo (London Symphony Orchestra - Auditorio Nacional, Madrid) - May 2010
La Razón - Feb 2010
Pablo González is a highly articulate and intelligent musician with an intense musicality and an assured technique, delivering concerts of great artistic integrity. Pablo is in great demand as guest conductor throughout Europe, Asia, Australia and the USA. From 2010 to 2015 he was Music Director of Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya.
Guest conducting appearances in the current season include his Scandinavian debut with the Aalborg Symphony Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra of New Russia, Orquestra Ciudad de Granada, Mannheim Academy, Spanish National Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Orquestra Sinfónica de Madrid, Gürzenich-Orchester Köln, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and reinvitations to Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern, Netherlands Philharmonic and Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana. Most recently Pablo conducted the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie and SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden and Freiburg.
Acclaimed debuts in the past include Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Queensland Symphony Orchestra and NHK Symphony Orchestra. Other highlights include appearances with the London Symphony Orchestra in Madrid, Tonkunstler Orchestra in the Musikwerein, Orchestre National du Capitol de Toulouse, Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, Sinfonieorchester Basel, Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg, Orquestra Nacional de España, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC National Orchestra of Whales, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Musikcollegium Winterthur, Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra, Warsaw Philharmonic, Orchestre Philharmonique de Liége and Kyoto Symphony Orchestra.
Also active in opera, Pablo made a highly-successful UK operatic debut conducting L’elisir d’amore for Glyndebourne on Tour which resulted in a reinvitation for another major collaboration in 2016/17. Other recent work has included Carmen in San Sebastian, Don Giovanni, Madama Butterfly and a double bill of Poulenc’s La Voix Humaine and Montsalvatje’s Una Voce in Off for Opera de Oviedo and Die Zauberflöte, Strauss’s Daphne and Wagner’s Rienzi (in concert) at Teatro del Liceu Barcelona.
Pablo enjoys an ongoing relationship with Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern with whom he has recorded two CDs, the first being a disc of works by Schumann for Hänssler Classics - winner of the prestigious International Classical Music Awards. A third disc with a French flair is to be recorded in late 2015.
Born in 1975 in Oviedo, Pablo studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London. A previous winner of the Donatella Flick Competition, he has held the positions of Associate Conductor with both the London Symphony Orchestra and Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, as well as Principal Guest Conductor of the Orchestra of the City of Granada. He was also the winner of the Eighth Cadaqués International Conducting Competition in 2006.
Released March 2013 on Hännsler Classic SM.
Lena Neudauer (Violin), Deutsche Radio Philharmonie
Released on Hänssler Classic, April 2010