First invitation to the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande: 20 January 2016
Born in 1981, David Fray was admitted to the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris in Jacques Rouvier's class. He then went on to perfect his skills in the class of Jacques Rouvier, but also in chamber music with Christian Ivaldi and Claire Désert. He participated in master classes with Dimitri Bashkirov, Menahem Pressler, Paul Badura-Skoda and Christoph Eschenbach. In Germany he received the young talent prize of the "Klavier Festival Ruhr" under the patronage of Pierre Boulez.
David Fray has collaborated with the most prestigious orchestras in Europe and the United States. He has been invited by the Cleveland and Boston Symphony Orchestras, the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, the NHK Symphony Orchestra, the Philharmonia Orchestra, the Hamburg NDR, the New York Philharmonic, the Orchestre de Paris, the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and at the BBC Proms in London with the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic.
In recital, he has appeared on many prestigious stages in Europe, America and Asia, including Paris, Zurich, Berlin, Hamburg, Turin, Rome, Barcelona, Vienna, New York (Carnegie Hall), the Wigmore Hall in London, Madrid and Munich. He is also a guest at festivals in Montpellier, La Roque d'Anthéron, Colmar, Saint-Denis, Bad Kissingen, Ruhr, Rheingau.
David Fray is an exclusive artist with VIRGIN CLASSICS.