Gonzalo Farias

Gonzalo Farias

Born
1983
/
Chile
Currently the recipient of the prestigious Baltimore Symphony Orchestra-Peabody Conducting Fellowship under Marin Alsop. As a pianist Gonzalo Farias won First Prize at the Claudio Arrau International Piano Competition. As a conductor, he attended the University of Illinois, working with Donald Schleicher as his assistant. He is the former Music Director of the Joliet Symphony Orchestra and current Associate Conductor of the Occasional Symphony in Baltimore.