Biography

Born in Nice in 1954, studies at the Nice conservatory, and self taught composer. After various stays in Paris and Switzerland, he settles in Besançon and concludes his studies at the local conservatory, where he wins some prizes in guitar, harmony and counterpoint. At the same time he meets jazz and contemporary musicians.

Award winner of an international composition prize in Geneva, in 1996, with « Arcalune », a composition for plectres band.

Award winner of the composition prize of « la communauté d’agglomération d’Argenteuil-Bezon » in 2012 with « The markets’ madness », for mixed chorus and plucked strings orchestra.

He enjoys mixing genres and created notably « Ave,... Soul 2000 » for choir, string orchestra, harmony orchestra, percussion section, jazz quartet and rock band.

A former teacher at the CNR of Besançon and the EM of Vesoul, he now divides his time between composition, arrangements, concerts and music publishing.