Born in Málaga, Francisco de Gálvez is one of the leading Spanish conductors of his generation. He obtained international recognition when he was awarded First Prize and Gold Medal at the 1994 Tokyo International Conducting Competition (Min-On), among 194 conductors of 36 countries.
Dr. De Gálvez is Director of Orchestral Studies at Weber State University, in Utah, USA. Previously Music Director of University of Malaga Chamber Orchestra since 2004, he has also been Music Director of Malaga Symphony Orchestra between 1998 and 2011. As guest conductor, Francisco has offered concerts with Orchestras like Berliner Symphoniker, Zagreb Philharmonic, New Japan Philharmonic, Tokyo City and Osaka Philharmonics, Saint Petersbourg Philharmonic, Filarmonica di Russe Orchestra, Postdam Philharmonic, Sinfonica di Sofia, Fort Worth Symphony, Danish Radio Orchestra, Flanders Opera, Spanish National Orchestra, Madrid Symphony, Málaga, Seville and Granada Symphony Orchestras, among many others…
The concerts reflect the line in which we are working. Sweat shirts in rehearsals and have fun at concerts.