First invitation to the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande: 3 February 2021
Bertrand Chamayou is an essential international soloist, a multiple pianist, a chamber musician and a great defender of the music of our time.
Bertrand Chamayou performs with the most prestigious orchestras: the New York Philharmonic Orchestra, the Cleveland and Pittsburgh Orchestras, the Atlanta and Montreal Symphony Orchestras, the Philharmonia Orchestra, the London and Rotterdam Philharmonics, the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen, the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, the Frankfurt Radio Orchestra and the Radio Orchestra of Cologne, the Orchestre National de France, the Orchestre Philharmonique de France, as well as the NHK and Denmark Symphony Orchestras, the Seoul Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, and Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia.
Bertrand Chamayou has recorded a large number of discs, which have earned him several awards, including a Diapason d'Or and a Gramophone Classical Music Award. He is the only French artist to have won the "Victoires de la Musique" four times.
Bertrand Chamayou was born in Toulouse; his musical talent was soon noticed by the pianist Jean-François Heisser, who later became his teacher at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Paris. He perfected his skills with Maria Curcio in London.