Macha Kanza, pianist

Who or what inspired you to pursue a carerer in music? My parents brought me into classical music, but at different times in my life. Then my teachers and some composers have opened a world of discoveries with which coexistence has become essential, beyond everyday practice. Who are what have been the most important influences…

Patrick Hemmerlé, pianist

As interpreters, we stand at a crossroads between artistry and artisanship. We are mediators between the composers and the audience.

Dominique Merlet, pianist

Who or what inspired you to take up the piano and pursue a career in music? My three great professors : Roger-Ducasse, Nadia Boulanger, Louis Hiltbrand Who or what have been the most important influences on your musical life and career? The testimony of two giants: Egon Petri’s and Heinrich Neuhaus’s recordings . What have…

Jean-Paul Gasparian, pianist

Who or what inspired you to take up the piano and pursue a career in music ? Actually as my both parents are pianists, it was quite natural for me to start playing the piano, when I was about 5 or 6 years old. And I began practicing with them, before meeting my first teachers….