Javier Busto


Born in Hondarribia (Basque Country – Spain) in 1949.

Graduated in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Valladolid. Autodidactic musical education. He started his musical activity encouraged by the Maestro Erwin List. Conductor of Ederki choir in Valladolid (1971-1976). Founder and Conductor of Eskifaia choir in Hondarribia (1978-1994). Founder and Conductor of Kanta Cantemus Korua (1995-2007).

Founder and Conductor of Aquam Lauda Korua (2014). His choral works are published in the Basque Country, France, Germany, Japan, the USA, the United Kingdom and Sweden.

He is regularly invited as conductor and jury member to different Choral Festivals and Competitions in Argentina, Belgium, Canada, Costa Rica, Croatia, Slovenia, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Norway, Panamá, Poland, Shout Korea, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Turkey, the USA and Venezuela