Despite his youth, Spanish conductor
ANTONIO MÉNDEZ has already worked with orchestras such as Tonhalle Orchester
Zurich, Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Münchner Rundfunkorchester,
Residentie Orkest (The Hague), Aarhus Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra della
Svizzera italiana, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, MDR Sinfonieorchester, Berliner
Symphoniker, North Czech Philharmonic, Philharmonisches Orchester Heidelberg
and has been the assistant conductor of the Spanish National Youth Orchestra
In June 2013, Antonio made his acclaimed conducting debut in the USA at the Mo. Lorin Maazel’s Castleton Festival.
Upcoming performance highlights include debuts & concerts with Los Angeles Philharmonic, Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bayerischer Rundfunk Munich, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken, Wiener Kammerorchester, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, Ulster Orchestra, Brussels Philharmonic, Turku Symphony Orchestra, Aalborg Symfoniorkester and Badische Staatskapelle.
He attracted international attention as a prize winner at the prestigious 2012 Nikolai Malko Competition for Young Conductors in Copenhagen and more recently as a finalist at the 2013 Nestlé and Salzburg Festival Young Conductors Award.