Born in 1942 in Buenos Aires, Jorge Rotter studied there, in
Berlin and in Cologne, with Stockhausen, Kagel, Pousseur and others. From 1968
to 1976 he was Principal Conductor of the Rosario Symphony Orchestra in Argentina, and from 1976 to 1987 of the Siegerland Orchestra. In 1986 he became Principal
Conductor of the National Symphony Orchestra in Buenos Aires. Since 1987 he has
served as professor of conducting at the Salzburg Mozarteum, and continues an
active career as a guest conductor in Argentina and abroad.