The Florida International University (FIU) School of Music and FIU Opera Theater recognizes Aquino’s musical direction of the Opera “L’Etoile” by Emmanuel Chabrier, with the “Graduate Performer Award” of 2015!
European premiere of Darwin Aquino “Espacio Ritual” (2007) for orchestra by the Orchestra Philharmonique de Radio France, at La Maison de la Radio, in Paris. Manuel Lopez Gomez, Conductor.
A night of chamber music with the most talented young dominican musicians took place at the magnificent Iglesia Regina Angelorum, in the Colonial City of Santo Domingo, as part of the X Santo Domingo Music Festival.
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.
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).