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Artistic Director & Principal Conductor, Gävle Symphony Orchestra
Chief conductor, Orquesta de Cadaqués
Artistic Director, Santander International Festival
Jaime Martín is Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the Gavle Symphony Orchestra and Chief Conductor of Cadaques Orchestra. Having worked with many renowned ensembles, he has established himself as an artistically imaginative interpreter and outstanding communicator captivating musicians and audiences alike. Future symphonic debuts include concerts with the Musikkollegium Winterthur, London Philharmonic, Lausanne Chamber and Beijing Symphony Orchestras. His opera commitments will include a production of Zauberflote at El Escorial Madrid and San Sebastian Festival as well as Barber of Seville with the English National Opera.
22 Feb 2013
Jaime Martín makes his debut with the English National Opera bringing an authentic Hispanic touch to bear on this 25th anniversary revival of Jonathan Miller’s staging of Rossini’s...
30 Nov 2012
After a successful debut in November 2010 Jaime returns to lead the Orchestre...
23 Oct 2012
We are excited to announce Jaime’s upcoming debut with the Beijing Symphony Orchestra. The concert will take place at the Forbidden City Concert Hall in Beijing on Saturday 3 November at 19:30....
16 Oct 2012
ICA is delighted to announce that Jaime Martin has been announced as the new Artistic Director of one of Spain’s oldest music festivals - the Santander International Festival, which over the...
12 Sep 2012
Jaime Martín returns to conduct the Gavle Symphony Orchestra in his first concert since taking over the position of Artistic Director and Principal Conductor in the programme of Mozart, Strauss...
26 Jul 2012
Jaime Martín makes his operatic debut with Orquesta de Comunidad de Madrid at Teatro Auditorio San Lorenzo de El Escorial, conducting Mozart’s...
11 Jun 2012
Following a unique chemistry between the conductor and the players which led to compelling performances, Jaime Martin has been engaged as Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the...
25 Apr 2012
Jaime Martín returns to Toulouse to conduct Orchestre national du Capitole in the programme of Kodaly: Galanta Dances, Tomasi: Trombone Concerto and Mendelssohn: Symphony No 4 'Italian' in a...
19 Sep 2011
Jaime Martín makes his debut with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields at the Bucharest Festival on 20 September conducting a programme of works by Schoenberg, Lipatti and Dvorak. The...
07 Feb 2011
Jaime Martín, a founding member of the Cadaqués Orchestra, has been appointed chief conductor of the orchestra. He will share this post with Gianandrea Noseda – chief conductor since 1994, the...
Serge Chauzy, Classic Toulouse (Le retour de l’enfant du pays; Concert Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse) - Apr 2012
GD.SE Kultur (Gävle Symfoniorkester, Gävle Konserthus) - Mar 2011
classicalsource.com - Jun 2011
La Opinion A Coruna (Orquesta Joven de la Sinfónica de Galicia) - Nov 2009
Irish Examiner (Irish Chamber Orchestra) - Aug 2010
Born in Santander, Jaime Martín studied at the Music Academy in Madrid and later in The Hague. Following a distinguished career as a flute soloist Jaime Martín entered the world of orchestral conducting championed by Sir Neville Marriner during a joint tour of Spain with the Orquestra de Cadaqués in 2008, of which he became Chief Conductor in 2011.
A natural conducting talent, he has since then worked with many of the orchestras in Europe including the Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya, Galicia Symphony, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, Orchestre National de Capitol de Toulouse, London Mozart Players, Irish Chamber Orchestra and Orchestre National de Lyon. After a number of exhilarating concerts with Gavle Orchestra in Sweden he has been announced its Artistic Director and Principal Conductor in June 2012. Most recently Jaime has been appointed the Artistic Director of the International Festival of Santander in Spain.
Recent and future conducting engagements include debuts with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields in London and at the Bucharest Festival, English Chamber Orchestra, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, Beijing Symphony, London Philharmonic and return visits to Orchestre National de Capitol de Toulouse, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and Gavle Orchestra in Sweden. Jaime made his operatic debut conducting Zauberflote at El Escorial Madrid and San Sebastian Festival in August last year. He will make his debut at the English National Opera in February this year conducting Barber of Seville.
The first three of his recordings of Halffter and Beethoven with the Orquesta de Cadaques and Agustí Charles and Albeniz with the Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya were released on the Trito label in 2010 to critical acclaim.
|Composer:||Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Ernesto Halffter (1905 - 1989)
|Artist/s:||Orquestra de Cadaqués, Jaime Martín, director.|
|Number of Discs:||1|
|Year of publication:||2010|
Charles: 1-7 Elapsed Memories, 8-15 Double Variations, 16-18 Effigies II
Orquestra Simfónica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya
Released on Trito, July 2010
|Composer:||Isaac Albéniz (1860 - 1909) (bio)|
|Artist/s:||Orquestra Sinfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya - dir. Jaime martín|
|Number of Discs:||1|
|Year of publication:||2010|
Escenes Simfòniques Catalanes
2. Au village (Allegro ma non troppo)
6. Suite orquestral de l`’opera Pepita Jiménez