News /Noticias

Palermo Classica Festival

Maestro Beltrán-Zavala, appointed Music Director and Principal Conductor of the prestigious Palermo Classica Festival in Italy from 2020 on.  More details at

Mahler’s third symphony live from Teatro Juárez, now available on iTunes

The live recording of the historic performance of Gustav Mahler’s Third Symphony (June 29, 2019) is now available on iTunes. More details at

Carla López-Speziale, Mezzo-soprano.  Orquesta Sinfónica de la Universidad de Guanajuato.  Roberto Beltrán-Zavala, Conductor.

Beltran-Zavala, principal conductor of AKOM Ensemble through 2020

The relationship between the AKOM Ensemble (one of Holland’s premiere modern music ensembles) and Maestro Beltran Zavala has been a lucky one.  Five years of astonishing success, superb music making, over fifty world premieres and an ever growing audience.  Today Ensemble and Conductor have agreed to commit to two more years together.

Shostakovich + featured album in the prestigious DSCH Journal

Shostakovich +, re:orchestra’s debut album on BIS records remains in the spotlight, two years after its release.  It is no other than the prestigious DSCH Journal -an outlet dedicated to research and honor the life and work of Dmitri Shostakovich- that has recently released a five star review of the album.

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Raging reviews on Essential Music-Shostakovich

Essential Music-Shostakovich, Beltrán-Zavala’s debut on BIS records has been recently released and immediately regarded as a “superb” and “world class recording”. Read here Music Web International’s passionate review.

Beltrán-Zavala appointed chief conductor in Guanajuato Symphony

Roberto Beltrán-Zavala has been appointed Chief Conductor of the Guanajuato Symphony Orchestra (OSUG) in Mexico, one of the finest and most relevant orchestral ensembles in Latin America.  Maestro Beltrán-Zavala will lead the orchestra in seven programs between August and December 2015 and some sixteen programs in 2016.  Local press referred to him as “a musician with great artistic vision” (El correo de Guanajuato) and praised his debut concert as “superb and breath-taking” (Periódico AM).

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Roberto Beltrán-Zavala signs with BIS Records

With the debut album  “Essential Music-Shostakovich”, Roberto Beltrán Zavala and the re: orchestra of Rotterdam join the ranks of some of the finest classical artists such as Yannick Nezet-Seguin, Valery Gergiev, Martin Fröst, and world class orchestras such as The Royal Philharmonic, the BBC Symphony Orchestra and the Dutch Radio Philharmonic among many others.

Founded in 1973, BIS Records belongs to the most highly respected classical labels in the world, praised for the sound quality of its recordings and for the versatility and variety of its catalogue, which to date includes more than 1700 titles and is distributed in more than 46 countries. BIS records has won virtually every industry award with recordings of some of the finest conductors, soloists and orchestras in the world, among many others: Valery Gergiev, Yannick Nezet-Seguin, Alan Gilbert, Christian Lindberg, Martin Frost, The Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus.

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