AIMS Wind Academy

José Luis Sogorb

French horn

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam

Professor at the Conservatory of Amsterdam

AIMS Academy 13-21/O8/2O23

  • Individual master classes for French horn
  • Audition training
  • Opportunities to perform on stage as a soloist or in chamber groups
  • Selected students will experience the Festival Orchestra

José Sogorb, a Spanish horn player born in Pinoso, Alicante (Spain), is currently 3rd horn of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam. He previously held the position of low horn in the Arnhem Philharmonic Orchestra and principal horn at Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia.

He completed his studies at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague with Herman Jeurissen, where he also was a teacher from 2018 till 2020. Since 2020 José teaches the horn at the Conservatory of Amsterdam.

Along with his position in the Concertgebouworkest and his teaching at the Conservatory, José is a very active solo and chamber musician as well as a guest player in many European orchestras such as the Philharmonia Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Mozarteumorchester Salzburg and Berliner Philharmoniker. He gives masterclasses to students all over the world.

Last October he released his first album with works for Solo Horn.