Francisco Hernández Bolaños
The conductor and pianist Francisco Hernández Bolaños was born in Cancun, Mexico and graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Music in piano and Masters of Music in conducting from the School of Music at the University of Veracruz under the guidance of Lanfranco Marcelletti Jr. He was appointed Assistant Conductor of the School of Music Orchestra at the University of Veracruz during 2017-2018.
Francisco appeared as conductor with orchestras and ensembles such as the American Modern Orchestra and the American Modern Ensemble in NY, and in Mexico with Orquesta Sinfónica de Aguascalientes, Orquesta Sinfónica de la Universidad de Guanajuato, Orquesta Filarmónica del Estado de Querétaro, Orquesta Sinfónica de la Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo, Orquesta Sinfónica de Cancún, Orquesta Universitaria de Música Popular de la Universidad Veracruzana (UV), Orquesta Sinfónica de la Facultad de Música de la UV, Ensamble de Alientos y Percusiones de la Facultad de Música de la UV, Orquesta Sinfónica Juvenil de Quintana Roo, and Orquesta Sinfónica Juvenil de Cancún, amongst others.
Francisco is currently studying in his third year of the DMA in Orchestral Conducting at Arizona State University with Jeffery Meyer and is assistant conductor of Arizona State University Symphony Orchestra and assistant conductor at the Phoenix Youth Symphony Orchestras.