Spanish orchestra picks Venezuelan music director

December 20, 2017 by norman lebrecht


Manuel Hernández-Silva has been named musical and artistic director of the Navarra Symphony Orchestra from next summer.

A former principal guest of the Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra, he is presently chief conductor in Malaga.

Comments (2)

  1. Nelson Armitano says:

    Wonderful news! Navarra is gaining a most solvent and experienced conductor with Austrian trained Manuel Hernández-Silva. The match couldn’t be a better one. Toi Toi Toi !!

    1. Marco Varela says:

      Indeed!! He’s the best…. One of our great conductors of all time if not the greatest!!

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