José Luis García Vegara
José Luis studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London with Tess Miller and Celia Nicklin. In 2007, he graduated with First Class Honours and was awarded with the Principal’s Prize. He then studied at the Karajan Akademie with Jonathan Kelly and played with the Berliner Philharmoniker.
José Luis has been guest Principal Oboe in prestigious orchestras such us the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Mahler Chamber Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Budapest Festival Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, NDR Sinfonieorchester, Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and Deutsches Sinfonie Orchester.
He has been invited to coach the Landes Jugend Orchester Hessen, Joven Orquesta de Andalucía, Joven Orquesta Nacional de Cataluña and Filarmónica Joven de Colombia. José Luis has taught at the Mahler Akademie in Bolzano, has given masterclasses in Japan, Spain and Argentina and since 2020 José Luis is Professor at the Baremboin-Said Foundation in Seville.
Since 2008, he has been the Principal Oboe of the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, tutor of the Orchester Akademie and since 2017, he plays as the Principal Oboe with the Estonian Festival Orchestra.
José Luis García Vegara has been trusting Buffet Crampon since 2018.