Iván Martín, born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, is today recognized by critics and the public as one of the brightest musicians of his generation, inside and outside borders. He collaborates with practically all the Spanish orchestras, as well as with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Berliner Konzerthausorchester, Wiener Kammerorchester, Paris Orchestra, Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra, Milan “Giuseppe Verdi” Symphony Orchestra, Virtuosi Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra Helsinki, Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Polish Chamber Orchestra, Warsaw Symphony, Monterey Symphony Orchestra (USA), Shenzen Symphony Orchestra, Macao Symphony Orchestra, Sun Symphony Orchestra Hanoi, Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestra or the Orchestra Symphony of Santiago de Chile, led by conductors such as Gerd Albrecht, Karel-Mark Chichon, Christoph Eschenbach, Reinhard Goebel, Elias Grandy, Andrew Gurlay, Günter Herbig, Pedro Halffter, Eliahu Inbal, Lü Jia, Vladimir Jurowsky, Christoph König , Jean Jacques Kantorow, Kirill Karabits, Adrian Leaper, Juanjo Mena, John Neschling, Josep Pons, Christophe Rousset, Antoni Ros Marbá, Geo rge Pehlivanian, Michael Sanderling, Michael Schønwandt, Clemens Schuldt, Dima Slobodeniouk, Krzysztof Urbański, Antoni Wit or Christian Zacharias, being repeatedly invited to participate in such outstanding frameworks as “New York International Keyboard Festival” (USA), “Orford International Music Festival ”(Canada),“ Festival International La Roque d'Anthéron ”(France),“ Festival International La Folle Journée ”(France and Spain),“ Mozart Box Festival ”(Italy),“ International Festival of Great Pianists ” (Chile), “Festival Internacional Cervantino” (Mexico), “Festival Internacional de Macao” (China), “Festival Internacional de Música y Danza de Granada” (Spain), “Festival Internacional de Música de Perelada” (Spain), “ Schubertiada a Vilabetrán ”(Spain) or“ Canary Islands Music Festival ”(Spain), visiting the most prestigious concert halls in the world such as Berliner Konzerthaus, Berliner Staatsoper, Berliner Philharmonie, Wiener Konzerthaus, Dortmund Konzerthaus, Amste rdam Concertgebouw, Salle Pleyel in Paris, Carnegie Hall in New York or Beijing National Center for Performing Arts.
He also collaborates with the Spanish National Heritage, offering concerts at the Royal Sites. He has starred in premieres, dedicating works by composers such as Joan Albert Amargós, Benet Casablancas, Antón García Abril, Cristóbal Halffter, Pilar Jurado, Michael Nyman, Enric Palomar and Ramón Paus. He has debuted as conductor with the orchestras Real Filharmonía de Santiago, Castilla y León Symphony, Galicia Symphony, Balearic Symphony, Extremadura Symphony, ADDA Symphony, Gran Canaria Philharmonic and National Orchestra of Spain, and is the founder and musical conductor of “Galdós Ensemble”, a new and versatile orchestral group with the purpose of performing music from the Baroque period and Classicism, as well as modern and contemporary music.
He has recorded numerous radio and television programs in Spain, France, Italy, Brazil and the United States. His recordings for Warner Music and Sony Classical, dedicated to composers Antonio Soler, Mozart, Schröter and Beethoven, have received a warm reception from the public and critics, being considered as a reference, as well as nominations for important recognitions. Two major record projects have recently come to light, an album dedicated to Schubert, Brahms and Bruch together with artists Natalia Lomeiko and Yuri Zhislin for the Orchid Classics label, which has obtained five stars in the prestigious BBC Magazine, and a collaboration with the composer Joan Valent on a record for the prestigious Deutsche Grammophon label.
Iván Martín has been an artist in residence of the Gran Canaria Philharmonic Orchestra and the Miguel Delibes Cultural Center in Valladolid, and since the 2019-2020 season, he has been the principal conductor of the Burgos Symphony Orchestra.