“Indisputably, Daniel manifests big artistic qualities and a great sensibility.

His commitment and his work with the orchestra are very efficient and well received from the musicians."

Olivier Grangean, Chief Conductor of the Colombian National Symphony Orchestra


Born in Colombia and educated in Vienna, Daniel Rueda Blanco enjoys an active life as conductor, pianist and arranger; working on a wide range of repertoire and having a special interest in modern and contemporary music -working recently with MAM.manufaktur für aktuelle musik, Festival Carinthischer Sommer and Ensemble PHACE-. Daniel is the current Chief Conductor of the Orchestra of the Musikverein St. Pölten (Austria), and since 2021 Conducting Fellow of the Forum Dirigieren des Deutschen Musikrats.


Daniel works regularly with orchestras in Europe, Asia and South America –most recently with the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Wiener Symphoniker and the Slovenian Philharmonic Orchestra. An experienced arranger, he is currently active as an arranger at the Theater Magdeburg (Germany). Among several international conducting awards, Daniel is Laureate of the X. International Conducting Competition Jeunesses Musicales Bucharest 2019.

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(DE) Daniel Rueda Blanco and the Musikverein St. Pölten 1837 begin the Season 2021/22 with an homage to Franz Schubert: A cycle of Schubertiades, celebrating the 200th anniversary of Schubert's visit to St. Pölten .

Video Credits: P3-TV; Musikverein St. Pölten 1837


Daniel Rueda Blanco -among selected conductors of the MDW University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna- participates in a Masterclass with Andrés Orozco-Estrada and the musicians of the Wiener Symphoniker in the Konzerthaus Vienna, working on Beethoven's Fifth Symphony.

Video Credits: MDW University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna


A glimpse at Gounod's grand opera Romeo et Juliette: A production of the Theater Magdeburg (Germany),  arranged for chamber orchestra by Daniel Rueda Blanco and conducted by Svetoslav Borisov; premiered on the 3rd of October 2020.

Video Credits:  Theater Magdeburg

Next Concert
Dec 12, 6:00 PM GMT+1
St. Pölten, Franziskanerkirche,
Rathauspl. 14, 3100 St. Pölten, Austria