2011 - Present

2011: The Management Committee of the Mozarteum of Santa Fe (Argentina) - subsidiary of Salzburg - unanimously decides to grant him the "MOZART JUBILEE THIRD MILLENNIUM PRIZE FOR ARTISTIC MERIT" for his professional prestige and renowned artistic undertakings in the interests of culture.

2012: Conducts the RTVE Symphony Orchestra in an extraordinary concert in celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Spanish National Radio (RNE).

The Celibidache Foundation organised the “Celibidache Festival 100” in Bucharest on 3rd May to 7th July, in celebration of the centenary of his birth. The Master Classes were commended to Maestro García Asensio. On 1st July he conducted a concert with the Philharmonic Orchestra “George Enescu” as part of the Festival in Bucharest.

In the Town Council of Valencia, it is approved unanimously to grant the naming of “HONORARY CITIZEN” of the city, and the award is presented on 5th October in a solemn act that was held in the Plenary Hall of the Town Council.

On 30th October, the Town Council of Valencia places a commemorative plaque on the building where Maestro García Asensio was born, located in the Gran Vía de Germanías, number 5, and with the presence of the Town Councillor of Culture, her Excellency Mrs. María Irene Beneyto.