The Spanish composer and conductor Òscar Colomina i Bosch was announced as new Director of Music of the Yehudi Menuhin School, becoming the sixth Director of Music of the internationally renown specialist music school founded by Lord Menuhin in 1963 in Surrey, England.
Professor of orchestration at the Royal Academy of Music and teacher at The Yehudi Menuhin School, Dr. Òscar Colomina i Bosch is a sought-after composer and conductor who has guest conducted and lectured at the Royal Conservatoire of The Hague – School for Young Talent and is part of the teaching faculty of the Akoesticum Talent Programme in Holland, alongside some of Europe’s leading chamber music specialists. A member of the Spanish National Youth Orchestra (performing with Carlo Maria Giulini and Gianandrea Noseda), he later pursued further studies at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama and Royal Academy of Music in composition and conducting.
Yehudi Menuhin founded his famous school in England to provide the environment and tuition for musically gifted children from all over the world to pursue their love of music, develop their musical potential, and achieve standards of performance on stringed instruments and piano at the highest level.
Photo Cover © José Amador Martín
To know more about Òscar Colomina i Bosch clic here