Since winning the Cadaqués Orchestra European Conducting Competition in 2008, Michał Nesterowicz has gone on to conduct many of the major orchestras and ensembles in Spain, Switzerland, Italy, Poland and the UK. At the beginning of the season 2016/17 he became Principal Guest Conductor of the Sinfonieorchester Basel.
Nesterowicz made debuts with the Münchner Philharmoniker, WDR Sinfonieorchester, NDR Sinfonieorchester Hamburg, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, Bilbao Orkestra Sinfonikoa, Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique de Nice and the Orchestra Filarmônica de Minas Gerais. He also returns to the Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona, Sinfonieorchester Basel, Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia, and Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
He made successful debuts at the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Orchestre National Bordeaux Aquitaine, Orchestra della Svizzera Italia and National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra. Other recent engagements include the Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich and Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
As Artistic Director of Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife Nesterowicz he continues with the symphonic cycles of Mahler, Brahms and Schumann. The late Dvořák symphonies and Lutosławski’s Concerto for Orchestra also feature in the season.
Michał Nesterowicz studied at the Wrocław Academy of Music and graduated from the class of Marek Pijarowski in 1997. He was among the winners of the 6th Grzegorz Fitelborg International Conducting Competition in Katowice. He has previously been Artistic Director at the Polish Baltic Philharmonic Orchestra (Gdańsk) and Principal Conductor at the Orquesta Sinfónica de Chile.