César Zumel has been the conductor of the Coral de Cámara San Esteban for the last 9 years. He was born in Burgos where he studied music and accordion. He began conducting the Children’s Choir Santa María la Real y Antigua de Gamonal, after he conducted the Coral de Cámara Vadillos. As composer he has written three books (11 Visiones Corales de la Mujer, 12 Villancicos del Folklore de Burgos, and 16 Canciones del Folklore Español) mainly focused on folk arrangement for choir, but also non-arranged works. He has three composing awards.