Lucas Macías


Lucas Macías made his conducting debut at the Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires in 2014. Chief Conductor of the Oviedo Filarmonía since 2018 and Artistic Director of the Orquesta Ciudad de Granada since 2020, Macías studied with Mark Stringer at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna, at the Karajan Academy of the Berlin Philharmonic and in Geneva with Maurice Bourgue.

His exceptional career as one of the world’s leading oboists led him to become a soloist with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in Amsterdam, the Lucerne Festival Orchestra and a founding member of Claudio Abbado’s Mozart Orchestra. In 2006 he won first prize at the prestigious Sony Music Foundation Tokyo International Oboe Competition.

Lucas Macías has conducted the Staastskapelle Dresden, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, Orchestre de Paris, Orchestre de Chambre de Genéve, the Philharmonic Orchestra of Buenos Aires and the Symphony Orchestra of the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona. He has also conducted the Het Gelders Orkest, Orquesta Nacional de España, Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia, Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid, Orquesta Sinfónica de Castilla y Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife, Orquesta de la RTVE, Real Filharmonia de Galicia, Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla, Euskadiko Orkestra or the Orquesta Sinfónica de Bilbao, among others.