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Jean-Efflam Bavouzet


Award-winning pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet enjoys a prolific recording and international concert career. In summer 2015 he returned to the BBC Proms performing Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G Major with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra under Nicholas Collon.

European highlights in 2015/16 include debuts with Opernhaus Zürich under Gianandrea Noseda, Svenska Kammaorkestern under Jérémie Rhorer, Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona and Gothenburg Symphony where he will perform both of Ravel’s Piano Concertos in one programme under the baton of François-Xavier Roth - he will collaborate with Roth again with the BBC Symphony Orchestra in November. Later in the season he will return to Orchestre National de Belgique with Ion Marin as well as Manchester Camerata, Haydn Orchestra of Bolzano and Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano under Vladimir Ashkenazy.

In North America, this season Bavouzet returns to The Cleveland Orchestra with Vladimir Jurowski, San Francisco Symphony (under Tortelier) ...

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SEEN AND HEARD

Wed 17 Feb 2016

Ludovic Morlot and Seattle Symphony Orchestra: Ives and Beethoven, with Bavouzet’s Agile Fingers in Between.

The Plain Dealer

Fri 5 Feb 2016

Cleveland Orchestra offers respite from winter in colorful, warm French program

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Prokofiev Complete Concertos. GRAMOPHONE Concerto Award of the Year 2014
Prokofiev Complete Concertos. GRAMOPHONE Concerto Award of the Year 2014
Bartok concertos. BBC Philharmonic and Noseda. Shortlist Gramophone Awards 2010
Bartok concertos. BBC Philharmonic and Noseda. Shortlist Gramophone Awards 2010