Renowned for his charismatic stage presence, powerful interpretations and compelling musical integrity, conductor Christian Vásquez continues to attract international attention as one of the most outstanding Venezuelan conductor on European stage.
In Europe, Vásquez has been in great demand as guest conductor with many reputable orchestras, among others the Konzerthausorchester Berlin, Munich Philharmonic, Sinfonieorchester Basel, Helsinki Philharmonic, Turku Philharmonic, Prague Radio Symphony, Rotterdam Philharmonic, Estonian National Symphony, Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia, Poznań Philharmonic and Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw.
Christian Vásquez became Chief Conductor of the Stavanger Symphony Orchestra at the beginning of the 2013/14 season, inaugurating the start of an initial four-year term with Mahler Symphony No. 2 in the orchestra’s new hall in August 2013. The 2015/16 season saw him become the Principal Guest Conductor of the Het Gelders Orkest, starting his tenure with a tour of the Netherlands featuring an all-Latin programme. He is also Music Director of the Teresa Carreño Youth Orchestra of Venezuela, notably leading them on a tour of Europe which saw them perform in London, Lisbon, Toulouse, Munich, Stockholm and Istanbul.
Video & Audio
Andrei Ioniță performs Tchaikovsky’s Rococo Variations with the Turku Philharmonic Orchestra and Christian Vásquez. Recorded […]
2018/19 Season Opening Concert Performed on September 6, 2018 The Stavanger Symphony Orchestra perform Ludwig […]
This video features Christian Vasquez leading Stavanger Symphony Orchestra without the score in a performance […]
Helsinki Philharmonic offers the audience a gorgeous II movement from Tchaikovsky’s pearl, Symphony No.4. Christian […]
Christian Vásquez conducts one of Rachmaninov’s masterpieces, Symphony No.2, with the Teresa Carreño Symphony Orchestra of […]