Since 2005 he has been the musical and artistic director of the SaludArte Foundation, which aims to bring about social change through music. Pablo Mielgo launched several musical events with great international acclaim including the Festival España-Venezuela, the International Music Festival of Madrid “Madrid me suena”, the tour of the Ibero-American Youth Orchestra through Spain and the USA, IberOpera as well as “Live, connecting the world through music”.
Pablo Mielgo is especially dedicated to the promotion of young talents. Since 2011 the coartistic director of the Medellin Philharmonic Academy strives to give young musicians access to musical education regardless of parental income. Furthermore, the conductor has founded three youth orchestras since 2003: the Presjovem Youth Orchestra bringing together the best young Spanish musicians, the Iberoamerican Youth Orchestra and the Harmonia Symphony Orchestra. In cooperation with Sir Colin Davis, he founded the BandArt Orchestra.
As chief conductor of the OSIB since 2014, and of the SOTA since 2020, he has promoted both orchestra’s development in several aspects successfully on the basis of his international experience: Pablo Mielgo has improved the quality of the orchestra and its programs, increased ticket sales and developed his network with guest performances, youth programs and first-rate artists.