Josep Domenech Lafont

Josep Domenech 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 worlds greatest historical orchestras including Les Talens Lyriques, 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 de Toulouse and regularly gives masterclasses and lectures in festivals and conservatories throughout Europe. As of September 1st, 2015, he teaches historical oboe as a principal subject at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam.