French Music Piano Academy

French Music Piano Academy

Artistic Director Jean-Philippe Collard

From July 4 to 8 2023

École normale de musique de Paris and Salle Cortot


Henri BARDA | Jean-Efflam BAVOUZET | Michel BÉROFF | Jean-Philippe COLLARD | Marie-Catherine GIROD | Claire-Marie LE GUAY | David LIVELY | Jean-Claude PENNETIER | Pascal ROGÉ | Jacques ROUVIER | Emmanuel STROSSER | Françoise THINAT


The French Music Piano Academy is a unique opportunity to improve your interpretation of French Music with great specialists. The training includes :

  • 1 hour class with a different teacher each day (in total 5 courses) 
  • 3 masteclasses at the Salle Cortot
  • 3 lectures on French music by Vincent Warnier
  • Visit to the Marmottan Museum
  • A final Students concert


The French Music Piano Academy is intended for French and International students, professors and professionals who wish to improve their interpretation skills of French piano music, composers ranging from Rameau to the present day.  


A “listener’s package” is set up to allow all those interested in this repertoire to attend the masterclasses, the lectures, the visit of the museum and the final concert without being an active participant.