Daniel Gómez Asensio
Daniel Gómez Asensio is an honours graduated in the specialties of Orchestral conducting, Oboe, Musical Education and holds a Masters’ degree in Cultural Management.
He is the founder conductor of the “José Perpiñán” Orchestra of Segorbe, conductor of the “Santa Cecilia” Music Band of Onda and of the Musical Group of the Palancia. He has been conductor at the Federal Orchestra of the Valencian Community, at the Philharmonic Orchestra of the University of Valencia, at the Union of Carlet Music Band, and also founder member of the “Giocundum Wind Quintet”.
He has been the winner of the 10th edition of the “José Ferríz” International Conducting Contest, qualified for the 10th edition of the Cadaqués International Conducting Contest, finalist in the 4th edition of the Orchestra of Cordoba Conducting Contest, winer in the cathegory of best conductor in the 68th edition of the Cullera National Contest, and has won 2 first prizes with Honor’s Mention in some Music Band Contests.
He has expanded his studies in the field of orchestral conducting with teachers such as Benjamin Zander, Yaron Traub, Achim Hollub, Cristóbal Soler, Enrique García Asensio, Manuel Galduf or Rafael Sanz Espert, in addition to receiving Master Classes from Omer Meir Wellber, Marco Guidarini , Plácido Domingo and Ottavio Dantone, among others.
In his facet as a teacher, he currently teaches the Chair of Musical Management at the Óscar Esplá Superior Conservatory in Alicante, in addition to having taught the Orchestral, Oboe and Musical Management chairs at the Superior Conservatories of Music of Alicante, Valencia and Castellón, respectively. As Professor of Oboe he has also taught at the Professional Conservatories of Valencia, Castellón, Alcañíz and Huesca, as well as being part of the faculty staff in several music schools and summer courses.
He has taught Conducting Masterclasses in Onda (Castellón) and Cajicá (Colombia), and also he has different publications and books in the field of Musical Management.
He got the Silver Medal of Segorbe for his work in the development of music and culture.