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  “The orchestra, under the direction of Darwin Aquino, gives the finest performance I’ve heard in any of the many productions I’ve seen at Winter Opera. With the opening phrases of the overture it simply bursts out of the gate. It snatches us...

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...

Composer Jury at “Casa de las Américas” in Habana

Darwin Aquino was selected as one of the juries for the International Composition Competition “Casa de las Americas 2015”, in La Habana, Cuba. This unique event focuses on the search of new contemporary pieces from all the Latin-American countries,...

Conducting in Mexico

Darwin Aquino will join Orquesta Filarmonica Boca del Rio in Veracruz, Mexico, as a guest conductor for their 2014-2015 concert season. One of his most played pieces, YOAminicana (2010) for orchestra, is being premiered for the first time in this country. Mexican...

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).