The Music Commission of the Círculo del Liceo invited our members to the meeting with illustrious and experienced speakers to try to clarify questions about the change in the world of orchestral conducting in recent years.
Josep Pons, Musical Director of the Liceu.
He is one of the most prestigious directors in Spain and abroad. Throughout his career he has been in charge of orchestras such as Granada and the National of Spain, in which he has promoted a profound renewal.
Josep Maria Prat, President of the GrupCamera.
Promoter of concert seasons (Ibercamera) and orchestral tours as well as artistic representative who has worked with some of the most prestigious conductors as Lorin Maazel, Sir Georg Solti and Teodor Currentzis, among many others.
José Vicente Castelló, solo horn of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra.
Musician and teacher, considered the best horn soloist in Spain and one of the most outstanding in Europe. He has played under the baton of the greatest conductors such as Claudio Abbado, Bernard Haitink and Daniele Gatti, among many others.
Victor Medem, director of the Schubertiade and music consultant.
He works in various fields of music management, directing festivals, advising institutions and representing artists.