French pianist François Dumont's international career has been launched by his success in major international piano competitions, winning prizes in the Chopin International Competition in Warsaw, Queen Elisabeth Competition in Brussels, Clara Haskil Competition in Switzerland, the Hamamatsu International Piano Competition in Japan. He is back in China, after a successful tour in June 2016, to perform Beethoven, Chopin and Ravel.
About the Piano aux Jacobins Festival:
Established in France in 1979, the Piano aux Jacobins Festival has forged special links over the years with some of the most important performers of our time. The festival is returning to Asia for the thirtheenth consecutive year. Famous for both the virtuosity of the pianists it selects and the variety of a program that spans classical, contemporary and jazz music, the festival has earned a special place in the heart of Chinese music lovers.