The French conductor Jean Deroyer was born in 1979. At the age of fifteen he enrolled at the Paris Conservatory where he was awarded five first prizes. Jean Deroyer has been invited to conduct the following orchestras: NHK Symphony Orchestra, Radio Symphonie Orchester Wien, SWR Orchester Baden-Baden, RSO Orchester Stuttgart, Deutsche Symphonie Orchester, Israël Chamber Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, de Monte-Carlo, Orchestre de Paris, Philharmonique de Radio-France, Orchestre National de Lille, de Lyon, Ensemble Intercontemporain and Klangforum Wien in halls like Wien Konzerthaus, Berlin Philharmonie, salle Pleyel, Luzern Hall, Tokyo Opera City and Lincoln Center in New-York. Over several years Deroyer has built a close and privileged relationship with Ensemble Intercontemporain that he conducted several times. Besides he has recorded numerous CDs with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo or Orchestre National d’Île-de-France for such labels as EMI Music and Naïve or for Radio-France. Since 2008, he his the musical director of the Court-circuit Ensemble. Notable forthcoming engagements include concerts with BBC Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre National de France, Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, Ensemble Modern, Auckland Philharmonia and Sinfonia Varsovia.
Roger REYNOLDS: Complete Cello Works (mode 277/278)