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Aquino conducts in Germany!

Aquino joins once more the Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Mainz in Germany for two concerts of the best Latin American symphonic music (June 29 & 30) entitled Fiesta Latina! at the prestigious Staatstheater Mainz. Vibrant, energetic and beautiful music from...

Music Director in Verdi’s “Il Trovatore”

The finale of Winter Opera St. Louis ninth season presented Giuseppe Verdi’s Il Trovatore on March 4 and 6, 2015 (Il Trovatore pictures & artists). The orchestra was conducted by internationally acclaimed Maestro Darwin Aquino (Video & Review) with famed tenor...

XV International Festival of Contemporary Music

“YOAminicana” will be performed at the XV International Festival of Contemporary Music in El Salvador. This traditional event gathers composers from all over Latin America around the National Symphony Orchestra of El Salvador and Music Director German...

Darwin with the Palm Beach Symphony

The Palm Beach Symphony Orchestra and internationally acclaimed Artistic & Music Director Ramon Tebar appointed Aquino as Assistant Conductor for the 2015-2017 concert season. He will join the ensemble for the first time in November 4th & 13th 2015 to conduct...

Aquino joins the Florida Grand Opera

The Florida Grand Opera in Miami appointed Darwin Aquino as Cover and Assistant Conductor for the 2015-2017 season! Opera productions includes the Barber of Seville (Rossini), Norma (Bellini), Don Pasquale (Donizetti), Carmen (Bizet) and Un Ballo in Maschera (Verdi),...

“La Boheme” at Opera Naples, FL

Giacomo Puccini’s “La Boheme” continues the Opera Naples 2014 Season in partnership with Artis-Naples. Maestro Ramon Tebar, Artistic Director Opera Naples and Darwin Aquino, Assistant Conductor.

Conducting in Mexico!!

Darwin Aquino will join Orquesta Filarmonica Boca del Rio in Veracruz, Mexico, as a guest conductor for their 2014 concert season. One of his most played pieces, YOAminicana (2010) for orchestra, is being premiered for the first time in this country. Mexican virtuoso...

Darwin’s music in Costa Rica

The University of Costa Rica has selected Darwin Aquino as a guest composer for their XIII Music Composition Seminar. The seminar includes the premiere of Darwin’s own string quartet, “Lluvia Antillana” (2011).

Representing the DR in Nicaragua

The Central American Youth Orchestra and the Mexico Goethe Institute invited Darwin Aquino to join its Board of Directors as the National Representative of the Dominican Republic, at the city of Managua, Nicaragua. The event gathered the most important conductors of...

NYSO-DR starts the 2014 Concert Season

 The National Youth Symphony Orchestra Gala opens its  2014 Concert Season at the National Theater in the  Dominican Republic. 85 young musicians from across    the country performed works by P. I. Tchaikovsky, M.  Bruch, L. Bermudez and the premiere of...