CSM Galicia Principals
MANUEL VILLAR – DIRECTOR
The principal of CSM Galicia is currently the principal of the Municipal School and the conductor of Music Band of Valga (Pontevedra). He has a Superior Trumpet Degree at the Superior Conservatory of Santiago, Master in Orchestra Conducting by the University of Valencia, a Higher Diploma in Orchestra and Band Management Cum Laude and a Bachelor in Orchestra and Band Conducting from the Royal Schools of Music. He usually works and collaborates with bands and orchestras of recognized prestige such as the Symphony of Galicia or the RTVE Orchestra and Choir.
If Manuel stands out for something, it is because of his ability to create a relaxed and familiar atmosphere in which musicians make the most of their abilities.
PERE MOLINA – DIRECTOR
Born in Dénia, he studied at the “Salvador Seguí” and Valencia “Joaquín Rodrigo” Conservatories in Castellón. At the same time, he graduated in Orchestral Conducting from the Royal School of Sherbone (England) and from the ISEB in Trento. He was selected to study at the AIDO International Orchestra Conducting Academy.
He has collaborated with multiple orchestras such as the Chamber Orchestra Music Academy – Berlin or the Collegium Musicum Symphony Orchestra of Buenos Aires, among others.
Pere Molina is currently Titular Conductor of the Valencia Chamber Orchestra, Guest Principal Conductor at the Wind Orchestra of Valencia, Guest Principal Conductor OSUAT Mexico, Director of the “CSM Galicia” Superior Music Center of Galicia and director of several international music festivals in the 2019/20 season.
Pere is a very empathetic person, a fighter and with a great capacity to motivate those around him.