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Gautier Capuçon - Cello

Gautier Capuçon, born in Chambéry in 1981, founded and is leader of the Classe d'Excellence de Violoncelle at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris. He uses a 1701 Matteo Goffriller cello and was a pupil of Heinrich Schiff at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna.

He performed Piano Trio No 1 in C minor Op 8 by Shostakovich, Mendelssohn's Piano Trio No 2 in C minor Op 66 and Ravel's Piano Trio with Lisa Batiashvili and Jean-Yves Thibaudet at the Brabican Hall on the 12th of November 2018.

Wigmore Hall, 18-Mar-2018 / 19:30

Recital with pianist Jérôme Ducros

Barbican Hall, 22-Oct-2017 / 19:30

Kings Place, 15-Mar-2017 / 19:30

Recital with pianist Frank Braley

Wigmore Hall, 24-Jan-2016 / 19:30

Wigmore Hall, 26-Oct-2014 / 19:30

Barbican Hall, 2-Oct-2014 / 19:30

Mr Capuçon made his BBC Prom debut on the 18th of July 2011 playing Beethoven's Triple Concerto together with Frank Braley on the piano and his brother Renaud on the violin.