Néstor Bayona

This Catalan pianist and conductor based in Berlin is the assistant conductor of the Orquesta Joven de Extremadura in Spain and has been awarded the Premi Internacional Ciutat de Lleida and the Gold Medal from the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester.

He has performed at the Palau de la Música Catalana, the Wigmore Hall and the Purcell Room. Bayona has conducted the Gstaad Festival Orchestra in Switzerland, the THReNSeMBLe in Hungary, the Utrecht Conservatorium Orchestra in the Netherlands and worked with the maestros Neeme Järvi, Peter Eötvös, Colin Metters and Ingo Metzmacher.