Francisco Poyato

Francisco Poyato © Francisco Poyato

He has offered concerts with singers such as Mitsuko Shirai, Ruth Ziesak, Núria Rial, Judit van Wanroij, Elena Copons, Xavier Sabata, among others. In the pedagogical field, from 1994 to 2001 he worked as a repertoire pianist at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg. Since 2001 he has been a lied teacher at Superior School of Music of Catalonia (ESMuC), the only Lied master's degree in Spain: the 'Victoria de los Ángeles' Lied Master's degree. He has taught at Hans Eisler University in Berlin and at the University of Music in Karlsruhe, where he worked as a teacher in 2014.

Francisco Poyato studied piano, conducting and composition in Barcelona and Badalona. He later moved to Salzburg and specialized in lied, with Hartmut Höll and Mitsuko Shirai at Mozarteum University, also working on pianoforte and historical performance with Anthony Spiri. He has attended master classes with Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Edith Mathis, Thomas Hampson, Dimitri Bashkirov and Menahem Pressler, among others.

He is the pianist and artistic director of the Kallias Ensemble. He has recorded for Catalunya Ràdio, Ràdio 2, German WDR and Radio Zagreb, Columna Música and Berlin Classics.


This concert is free for all those users who are registered in L'Auditori Play. If you already have an account on the platform, just enter your credentials. If not, register first.


You just watched the video preview. If you want to see the whole video, you can buy it individually (video_price €), or buy a subscription with unlimited access to concerts from € 7.99 per month.


You are about to purchase this video for video_price €. We inform you that you can subscribe for € 7.90 per month and enjoy all the content with unlimited access. Do you want to continue with this transaction?