INICI » BIOGRAPHY

Conductor, educator and composer


Barcelona 1948

He studied music in the specialties of piano, choral conducting and conducting in Barcelona with teachers Ángel Soler, Enrique Ribó, and Antonio Ros-Marbá respectively. He perfects his studies in Würzburg (Germany) with P.Schulz-Thier Bach, B. Hummel and Hans Reinartz and studies composition in Stuttgart (Germany) with Milko Kelemenn. He has studied phenomenology and conducting with SERGIU CELIBIDACHE being one of his most outstanding students.

He has been artistic director and founder of different choral and orchestral formations. He has also led cultural projects such as the Cadaqués Music Festival and the Music Festival of Cultures. He is currently the titular director of the ‘Barcelona Sinfonietta Orchestra.

As guest conductor he has directed numerous chamber and symphony orchestras in Catalonia, Spain and in different European countries.

At the same time he has done an important work in the field of pedagogy. He has been director of Virtèlia Music School in Barcelona since its foundation in 1988 until 2010 and has taught courses in different Conservatories and Music Centers in our country and abroad, in the specialties of chamber music, musical culture, orchestral training And choral conducting and orchestra courses.

He recently collaborates with the music school  Joan Llongueres as a project advisor and where he teaches orchestra conducting courses.

Barcelona 1948

He studied music in the specialties of piano, choral conducting and conducting in Barcelona with teachers Ángel Soler, Enrique Ribó, and Antonio Ros-Marbá respectively. He perfects his studies in Würzburg (Germany) with P.Schulz-Thier Bach, B. Hummel and Hans Reinartz and studies composition in Stuttgart (Germany) with Milko Kelemenn. He has studied phenomenology and conducting with SERGIU CELIBIDACHE being one of his most outstanding students.

He has been artistic director and founder of different choral and orchestral formations. He has also led cultural projects such as the Cadaqués Music Festival and the Music Festival of Cultures. He is currently the titular director of the ‘Barcelona Sinfonietta Orchestra.

As guest conductor he has directed numerous chamber and symphony orchestras in Catalonia, Spain and in different European countries.

At the same time he has done an important work in the field of pedagogy. He has been director of Virtèlia Music School in Barcelona since its foundation in 1988 until 2010 and has taught courses in different Conservatories and Music Centers in our country and abroad, in the specialties of chamber music, musical culture, orchestral training And choral conducting and orchestra courses.

H recently collaborates with the music school  Joan Llongueres as a project advisor and where he teaches orchestra conducting courses.

  • Barcelona 1948
  • 1955/65 Acadèmia de Música de Barcelona- Piano, harmonia, formes musicals etc.
  • 1966/72 Conservatori Municipal de Música de Barcelona

    – Direcció coral amb Enric Ribó / Direcció de orquestra amb A.Ros-Marbà

  • 1973/75 Musikhochschule Würzburg (Alemanya)

    – Piano con P.Schulz-Thier Bach /orquestació i formes amb B.Hummel /direcció d’orquestra amb H.Reinartz

  • 1975/80 Musikhochschule Stuttgart (Alemanya)

    – Composició amb Milko Kelemen

  • 1972/81 Cursos a Itàlia, Alemanya, França etc.

    – de fenomenologia musical i direcció d’orquestra amb Sergiu Celibidache

  • Orquestra de JJMM de Sabadell 1980/86
  • Orquestra de Cambra de Terrassa 1983/86
  • Cor Ciutat de Tarragona 1984/86
  • Orquestra Virtèlia Sinfonietta 1994/98
  • Orquestra Joan Llongueres 1994/95
  • Orquestra Barcelona Sinfonietta 1998…..
  • Orquestra de Cambra de Virtèlia 2000/10
  • Festival Internacional de Música de Cadaqués (Girona) 2003/07
  • Festival de Música de les Cultures 2007-08
  • Stuttgarter divertimento 1978
  • Waiblingerkammerorchestra 1979 
  • Orquestra Solistes de Catalunya 1980
  • Orquestra de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya 1980/86 
  • Joven Orquesta española 1981 
  • Orquestra Municipal de València 1982 
  • Orchestra Philarmonica de Czestokowa (Polònia) 1982 
  • Orchestra Sinfonica de Gottwaldov 1982 
  • Young Musiciens Symphony Orchestra (Londres) 1984 
  • Banda Municipal de Barcelona 1982 
  • Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife 1985/86 
  • Orquesta de Castilla y León 1987-89 
  • Orquesta Sinfónica de Astúrias 1987 
  • Orquestra Sinfònica del Vallés 1989 
  • Orquestra de cambra “Leos Janacek” de Brno 1991 
  • Orquestra Mundial de JJMM 1992 
  • Banda Mundial de JJMM 1996 
  • Orquesta de la RTVE 1996 
  • Orquestra del Conservatori de Vic 1998 
  • Orquestra Jove de Figueres 1999 
  • Orquesta Sinfónica de Las Palmas de Gran Canarias 1999/00 
  • Ensemble de l’Orquestra de la Principal de Vilafant 2004 
  • Orquestra de Girona 2007-08 
  • Orquesta de jóvenes “Inegale” de Las Palmas de Gran Canarias 2017 
  • Orquestra Sinfónica del Conservatori del Liceu de Barcelona 2018
  • Centre d’Estudis Musicals de Barcelona 1981/84- cant coral, música de cambra, cultura musical
  • Escola de Música de Barcelona- música de cambra
  • Conservatori Professional de Música de Tarragona 1983/85- música de cambra, conjunt instrumental, direcció de orquestra
  • Escoles Virtèlia 1984/95- direcció del Centro Piloto de Integració de la Música a la Ensenyament
  • Virtèlia Escola de Música 1988…….- direcció general, cursos de direcció i fenomenòleg, cultura etc.
  • Cursos de Formació orquestal- Orquestra dels Cursos Internacionals de Música de Lleida 1982/93

    – Plan de Formación Orquestal a JJMM de Cataluña 1986/89

    – Pla de Formació Orquestral a Virtèlia 1989/95

    – Orquestra del Campus Internacional de Música de Granada 1994/97

    – Orquestra del Conservatori de Las Palmas de Gran Canarias 1995/99

    – Orquestra del Curs de Música de Béjar (Salamanca) 1996/99

    – Programa “fes-la sonar” del Auditori de Barcelona (2004/05)

    – Cursos de Música de Llançà (Girona) 2001/05

  • Cursos de direcció coral i de orquestra- Ateneu de Sant Just Desvern 1982/85

    – Conservatori de Música de Tarragona 1985/86

    – Conservatori de Las Palmas de Gran Canarias 1995/99

    – Orfeó Lleidatà 1999

    – Virtèlia Escola de Música 1985/2010

    – Stage de Formation Orchestral en France 2005/2018

    – Classes particulars 2010/actualitat