Bruno Philippe


Bruno Philippe was born in 1993 in Perpignan. He began playing the cello there at the age of five with Marie-Madeleine Mille and regularly attended the masterclasses of Yvan Chiffoleau. In 2008, he continued his studies at the Paris regional conservatory in the class of Raphaël Pidoux. In 2009, he was unanimously received at the National Conservatory of Music in Paris in the class of Jérôme Pernoo and joined the chamber music class of Claire Désert. Subsequently, he participated in the masterclasses of David Geringas, Steven Isserliss, Gary Hoffman, Pieter Wispelwey and Clemens Hagen at the Mozarteum in Salzburg.

Since October 2014, he has been studying as a young soloist at the Kronberg Academy with Frans Helmerson.

In November 2011, he won the 3rd grand prize as well as the prize for the best recital in the André Navarra international competition. In September 2014, he won the 3rd prize and the public prize at the ARD Munich international competition.

Bruno Philippe is invited to perform at the Kammersaal of the Berlin Philharmonic, at the Cité de la Musique and the Salle Pleyel in Paris, at the Halle aux Grains in Toulouse and to play with the Bayerische Rundfunk, the Münchener Kammerorchestrer, National Capitole Orchestra of Toulouse under the direction of conductors such as Bruno Mantovani or Michel Tabachnik.

Bruno Philippe performs in festivals such as Pablo Casals in Prades, La Folle Journée de Nantes, Les Vacances de Monsieur Haydn in La Roche-Posay, the Easter and August festivals in Deauville, the Radio France festival in Montpellier, La Roque d 'Anthéron, at the Easter festival in Aix-en-Provence, at the Cello Biennale in Amsterdam.

He has the opportunity to play with renowned musicians such as Gary Hoffman, Renaud Capuçon, Jérôme Ducros, Antoine Tamestit, Sarah Nemtanu, Lise Berthaud, Christophe Coin, Jérôme Pernoo, Raphaël Pidoux, Emmanuelle Bertrand, as well as the cellos French or the Dissonances of David Grimal. He recorded with Raphaël Pidoux the Duo of Offenbach opus 54 n ° 1 (Intégral Classic) in October 2009.

Among his 2015 projects, he was notably invited to the Verbier Festival Academy in Switzerland and to the Easter festival in Aix-en-Provence.

In 2015, Bruno Philippe was named Révélation Classique by ADAMI. In addition, he received a scholarship from the Safran foundation for music, the Raynaud-Zurfluh foundation, the L'Or du Rhin foundation, AMOPA, the Banque Populaire foundation and won in August 2014 the Nicolas Firmenich Prize at the Verbier Festival. He received support from Christa Verhein-Stiftung for his studies at the Kronberg Academy. Since March 2012, he has been playing a Fanck Ravatin cello on loan from Mécénat Musical Société Générale.


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