Since winning the Cadaqués Orchestra European Conducting Competition in 2008, Michał Nesterowicz has gone on to conduct many of the major orchestras in Spain, Switzerland, Italy, Poland and the UK, as well as numerous other leading European ensembles. He is artistic director of the Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife and has previously held equivalent posts at the Orquesta Sinfónica de Chile and the Polish Baltic Philharmonic Orchestra (Gdańsk). Other orchestras with which he has worked include the Tonhalle Orchester Zürich, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Orquesta y Coro Nacionales de España, Orquesta Sinfónica de Barcelona y Nacional de Catalunya, Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia, Orquesta Sinfónica de Navarra, Orchestra della Svizzera Italia, National Orchestra of Belgium and Basel Symphony Orchestra. Michał Nesterowicz studied at the Wrocław Academy of Music and graduated from the class of Marek Pijarowski in 1997. He was among the winners of the Sixth Grzegorz Fitelborg International Conducting Competition in Katowice and has since conducted the Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra, Sinfonia Varsovia, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Katowice, and the Wrocław Philharmonic Orchestra.