Salvador Sanchis Durá

Salvador Sanchis

Study on the Wiener Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst with lecturer Milan Turkovic where early collaborated with important conductors such as Vladimir Fedoseyev, Nicolas Hanoncurt and Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos.

Awarded the first award of Jeunesses Musicales of Spain in the woodwind category in 1992, which led him to perform an intense work of Chamber music throughout Europe  from very young collaborating with various groups such as the Quartet Ebène or the Wiener Welner Quartet. For more than 20 years belonged to the Cuesta WindQuintet making recordings and concerts all over the world.

As soloist has performed with the Chamber Orchestra of Catalonia, Valencia Orchestra, Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia, Valencian Community Orchestra, Wien University Orchestra, Macedonian Philarmonia, Cape Town Philharmonic, Symphony of the Falcon State among others.

His recordings include more than twenty albums with most of the repertoire for windquintet, as well as several recordings as a soloist in record companies like Bis Records, Ars Harmonica, Soniart, Auví, La mà de Guido... , also has recorded for Decca, Auvidis, Sony, Deutsche Grammophon, accompanying with the Orchestra of les Arts artists like Juan Diego Flórez, Gregory Kunde and Plácido Domingo, and under the conducting of Zubin Mehta.

With respect to its educational work, it has published several workbooks of training for bassoon, as well as having different compositions for it, much chamber music instrument as a solo-concert pieces. He was a professor specializing in the Aragon Hight Conservatory of music - CSMA. He is currently Professor at the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya, Barcelona, and is invited regularly to give master classes and recitals in important musical institutions in Europe and Latin America.

It belonged to the Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia and the Orquesta de Valencia, occupying the principal position in both orquestras. He was selected in 2006 by the maestro Lorin Mazel as bassoon soloist of the Valencian Community Orchestra of the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía in Valencia, position which is currently and where he has performed with conductors such as Gianandrea Nosseda, Valery Guerguiev, Zubin Mehta, Georges Prêtre, Placido Domingo.