Short CV + Photo

Josep Ferré

 

He studied flute, piano, choral and orchestral conducting at the Municipal Conservatory of Barcelona (Conservatori Superior de Música de Barcelona) with prestigious teachers such as Enric Ribó, Manuel Oltra, A. Ros-Marbà and Miquel Farré, among others.

 

He has conducted the Choir of the Gran Teatre del Liceu in different operas such as Puccini’s Turandot, Wagner’s Parsifal, Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammemoor, Wagner’s Lohengrin, Janácek’s Makropoulos.

 

He has performed in different cities of Catalunya and of Spain, as well as in Paris and Nirot (France), Brussels (Belgium), Berlin (Germany), Lausanne (Switzerland), Vladimir and Chernogolovka (Russia), Grosseto (Italy), Monterrey (Mexico) and Vancouver (WA - USA).

 

As an orchestra conductor, his musical repertoire is very extensive. He has conducted works such as Pictures at an Exhibition by Mússorgski-Ravel, Petroushka by I. Stravinsky, Symphony No. 9 by L. van Beethoven, the oratorio El Pessebre by P. Casals, Swan Lake by P. I. Tchaikovsky, Carmen by G. Bizet, El giravolt de maig by E. Toldrà. He has also conducted many premieres by present-day Catalan composers.


As well as being the guest conductor of different orchestras, he is currently the principal conductor of the Symphonic Orchestra of Sant Cugat (Barcelona).