Bertrand Chamayou is the artistic director of our festival. He has established himself at the highest level on the international music scene, performing in venues such as the Théâtre des Champs Elysées, Lincoln Center, the Herkulessaal Munich and London’s Wigmore Hall. He has appeared at major festivals including New York’s Mostly Mozart Festival, the Lucerne Festival, Edinburgh International Festival, Rheingau Musik Festival, Beethovenfest Bonn and Klavier-Festival Ruhr.
In the 2015/16 season, Bertrand Chamayou made his debuts with the Gewandhaus Orchester Leipzig, Konzerthaus Orchester Berlin, Cinncinati Symphony Orchestra, Vienna Symphony Orchestra and Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo. This season sees him return to Indianapolis Symphony, Orchestre National de France and Orchestre de Paris amongst many others. Chamayou will make his debuts with Seattle Symphony, Accademia di Santa Cecilia, Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra and Cleveland Orchestra and will take his all-Ravel recital programme to Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, National Concert Hall Taipei, Atlanta Spivey Hall series and the Cartagena Festival amongst others.