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Philadelphia Orchestra Debut

Passionate about the repertoire he performs, Payare chooses works that resonate with him personally and help him connect with both orchestras and audiences. Dvořák is one of the composers in whose music the conductor has already made his mark. At the Blossom Music Festival this past summer, he made his Cleveland Orchestra debut with a...


Rafael Payare appointed Music Director of the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

The Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM) announced that Rafael Payare will become its next Music Director, effective from the 2022-2023 season. “It’s an immense honour and a pleasure to have been chosen as Music Director of the fantastic Orchestre symphonique de Montréal. To be given the opportunity to work, create and explore new musical possibilities...