Gautier Capuçon Concerts
Gautier Capuçon is a renowned French cellist who has established himself as one of the leading musicians of his generation. Born on September 3, 1981, in Chambéry, France, Capuçon began playing the cello at the age of four and quickly demonstrated prodigious talent. He studied at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris, where he was mentored by renowned cellist Philippe Muller.
Capuçon's career took off in the early 2000s when he won several prestigious international competitions, including the André Navarra International Cello Competition and the First Prize at the Maurice Ravel Academy. These victories catapulted him into the global music scene, leading to collaborations with some of the world's most esteemed orchestras and conductors.
Known for his virtuosic technique and expressive playing style, Gautier Capuçon has become a sought-after soloist, performing with eminent orchestras such as the Berlin Philharmonic, London Symphony Orchestra, and New York Philharmonic. He has also collaborated with esteemed conductors like Daniel Barenboim, Valery Gergiev, and Gustavo Dudamel.
Capuçon's discography is extensive and highly acclaimed. His recordings have received numerous awards and accolades, including Diapason d'Or and Gramophone Awards.