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List of notable or famous conductors from Spain, with bios and photos, including the top conductors born in Spain and even some popular conductors who immigrated to Spain. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Spanish conductors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These conductors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known conductor from Spain is included when available.

Examples of people on this list: Plácido Domingo, Daniel Barenboim and more.

This historic conductors from Spain list can help answer the questions "Who are some Spanish conductors of note?" and "Who are the most famous conductors from Spain?" These prominent conductors of Spain may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Spanish conductors.

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Alberto Quintero is a Spanish composer, arranger, music producer, musical director and conductor. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 48

Birthplace: Palencia, Spain

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Angel Gil-Ordoñez

Angel Gil-Ordoñez is Adjunct Professor and Music Director at Georgetown University Department of Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. and musical director of the Post-Classical Ensemble. He is a student of Sergiu Celibidache. He served as Associate Conductor at the National Symphony Orchestra of Spain and has performed in concert halls throughout Europe, the United States and Latin America. In 2006, the King of Spain awarded Mr. Gil-Ordóñez the country's highest civilian decoration, the Royal Order of Queen Isabella. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

Antoni Ros-Marbà is a Spanish conductor from Catalonia. He began his musical education at the Conservatori Superior de Música de Barcelona. He studied conducting with Eduard Toldrà, Sergiu Celibidache, and Jean Martinon. In 1966, after the founding of the RTVE Symphony Orchestra in Madrid, Ros-Marbà won a conducting competition and was named the Principal Conductor of this orchestra. In 1967, he became Principal Conductor of the Orquestra Ciutat de Barcelona, until 1978, and again from 1981 to 1986. In 1978 he was named Music Director of the Spanish National Orchestra. From 1979-1986, he led the Netherlands Chamber Orchestra as Principal Conductor. In 2005, in the National Day of Catalonia, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 82

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Carlos Surinach i Wrokona was a Catalan Spanish-born composer and conductor. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 82 (1915-1997)

Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

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