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Lafont, Josep Domènech (oboe)
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Josep Domènech Lafont (oboe)

Josep Domènech Lafont had his formative training in his hometown of Amposta (Catalonia) later moving to Barcelona to continue his studies with Josep Julià at the Conservatori Superior de Barcelona. Josep is a graduate of the Musik­akademie der Stadt Basel and also studied at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam where he completed his studies with Alfredo Bernardini.

Josep has performed extensively with many of the world’s greatest historical orchestras including Les Talens Lyrics, Bach Collegium Japan, Il Giardino Armonico, Balthasar Neumann Ensemble, Europa Galante, Orchestre Revolutionare et Romantique and the Concert des Nations.

In 2008 he was appointed principal oboe of Concerto Köln. Josep has collaborated with many renowned musicians including, Masaki Suzuki, Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Fabio Biondi, Giovani Antonini and Jordi Savall.

He teaches historical oboe at the ‘Conservatori de Girona’ and at the ‘Conservatoire à Rayonnement Régional deToulouse’ and regularly gives master­classes and lectures in festivals and conservatories throughout Europe.

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