Biography: Pierre Desangles

Pierre DesanglesPierre Desangles is a 19 year old French pianist from St Maur des Fossees.  Pierre started his studies at the age of nine and has worked with Alain Raes and Fernando Rossano. He was a finalist for in the “Flame” international competition in 2014 as well as the Jan and Beattie Wood concerto competition at the Brevard Music Center in 2013.  He was also a finalist for the Brevard Music Center piano competition. Pierre was first in his class and earned a gold medal at the Lille Conservatory as well as St Maur.  He has performed extensively throughout France and North America. He recently performed the Grieg piano concerto with the La Folla Orchestra as well as Rhapsody in Blue with the Loos Orchestra.  Pierre is also an avid chamber musician and private teacher.