Pablo González will make his debut conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on 27 and 28 April. He will conduct a programme featuring Borodin’s Prince Igor “Overture”, Rachmaninov’s Paganini Variation with pianist Tom Poster, and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 at the Wycombe Swan (27 April) and The Hawth in Crawley (28 April).
Highly sought-after as a guest conductor across Europe, Pablo González’s 18/19 season is dominated by strong German presence including return visits to Konzerthausorchester Berlin and Gürzenich-Orchester Köln as well as a debut with Frankfurt Radio Symphony. Recent debut with Dresden Philharmonic was met with high acclaim, leading to an immediate re-invitation. Sächsische Zeitung wrote that both orchestra and conductor transform Manuel de Falla’s ballet suites into a brilliant and richly contrasting declaration of love to happiness, cheerfulness and fearlessness. For his return to Gürzenich-Orchester Köln, Kölner Stadtanzeiger commented that Pablo González rendered Schumann’s filigrane score with equal precision and expressionand Opernfreund noted that Pablo González’s vehement conducting was effectively accurate and succeeded in getting across a wide variety of emotions, bewitching the audience.
Pablo González is Designate Principal Conductor of Spanish Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra (RTVE) and Artistic Adviser to the Orchestra and Choir from the 2019/20 season.