Judicaël PERROY

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Judicaël Perroy est né le 21 juillet 1973 à Paris.
Il commence la guitare à l'âge de 7 ans au Conservatoire Municipal Inter-arrondissements de Paris.
De 1983 à 1988, il étudie avec Délia Estrada, puis avec Raymond Gratien à l'Ecole Nationale d'Aulnay-sous-Bois où il obtient en juin 1988 un 1er prix à l'unanimité, avec félicitations du jury.
Dès cette époque, à l’âge de 11 ans, Judicaël Perroy donne des concerts, notamment comme soliste dans deux concertos de Vivaldi, avec l'Ensemble Instrumental du Mans, sous la direction d'André Girard.
Ensuite, il poursuit ses études musicales avec Roberto Aussel et Daniel Lavialle. Puis, en 1994, il obtient la Licence de Concert de l'Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris dans la classe d'Alberto Ponce.
En 1996, il est 1er prix du Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris (CNSMDP).

En 1997, il reçoit le 1er prix du 15ème GFA (Guitar Foundation of America) qui lui offre pour 1998-1999 une tournée d'une soixantaine de concerts et Master Class aux Etats-Unis et au Canada.
Depuis il se produit en France et partout dans le monde dans les salles et festivals les plus prestigieux (Tchaïkovski Concert Hall de Moscou, National Concert Hall de Taipei, Teatro de la Republica de Mexico…).

Son enseignement est également recherché puisqu’il donne régulièrement des cours dans les plus importantes universités américaines, festivals européens et asiatiques. Depuis une dizaine d’années ses élèves intègrent régulièrement le CNSMDP, d’autres écoles supérieures ou remportent les plus importants concours internationaux.

Il a enregistré en 1998, en France un premier CD chez Quantum -qui a obtenu 5 Diapasons, récompense décernée par la revue Diapason.
En 2002, un deuxième CD intitulé Aspen Suite est sorti aux USA.
Ces deux CDs ont été réédité en 2007 sous la forme d’un double album « La magie de la guitare » publié par Bayard Musique.
Plus récemment il a enregistré 2 nouveaux CDs pour la collection Méditation de Bayard Presse: le premier avec flûte (Florence Bellon), le deuxième avec harpe (Joanna Kozielska).
En Janvier 2012, est sorti un CD pour Naxos consacré à Jean Sébastien Bach qui comprends entre autre pour la première fois à la guitare une transcription faite par Tristan Manoukian de la partita BWV 826 pour clavier. En Décembre 2014 ,un nouveau CD Naxos consacré au compositeur mexicain Manuel Maria Ponce est paru avec le premier enregistrement d'une Sonate récemment retrouvée.
Son dernier CD paru en 2016 pour Contrastes est un récital d’œuvres composées à Paris (Fernando Sor ,Manuel Maria Ponce , Heitor Villa Lobos ...)

Judicaël Perroy est titulaire depuis 1995 du Certificat d'Aptitude (CA). Il enseigne à l'École Supérieure Musique et Danse Nord de France et est depuis Septembre 2017 Professeur au Conservatoire de San Francisco ,USA.

English

Judicaël Perroy has become widely known as an extraordinary virtuoso classical guitarist and musician with several prizes to his credit. In 1997 he captured the prestigious first prize of the 15th Guitar Foundation of America International Competition and Convention awarding him tour of the United States and Canada with more than sixty concerts and master classes. In between his North American tour that year, he gave several concerts in France where his performances were broadcast live on France-Musique followed by extensive recital tours throughout the world.

2017 started with the release of a new CD for Contrastes Records and met with great critical acclaim featuring the music of Heitor Villa-Lobos, Alexander Scriabin, Toru Takemitsu, Manuel Ponce, and Fernando Sor. Mr Perroy starts his United States tour in recital with the fast-rising American mezzo-soprano and Deutsche Grammophon artist, Angela Brower, as part of the Tucson Classical Guitar Society Series, followed by performances in Los Angeles, Phoenix, Tempe, and Flagstaff, Arizona; Austin, TX; Miami and Tallahassee, Florida; Chattanooga, Tennessee, and will end the year with his teaching residency at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music finally. In Canada, he’ll perform for the Edmonton and Calgary Guitar Societies and in Europe; he’ll perform for many prominent festivals and return to Poland, Germany’s famed Koblenz Guitar Festival and International Competition, Spain, Hungary, Romania, and Slovenia.

Highly sought after and in great demand as a teacher, he is regularly invited to give master classes at many of the top conservatories and universities in the United States and abroad. Mr. Perroy’s students have won several top prizes in regional, national and international competitions including Guitar Foundation of America, while emerging as mature and upcoming rising stars of classical guitar and international music scene. Mr. Perroy is currently the Professor at the Ecole Nationale de Musique d'Aulnay-sous-Bois a position, which he has held since 2004. He has taught at the Ecole Nationale de Musique Blanc-Mesnil from 1995 to 2004. Furthermore, in winter of 2000, he was the chosen substitute for the chair of guitar department, Steven Robinson, at Stetson University.

During his GFA victory tour Mel Bay Publications recorded and published his live concert in Lubbock (Texas). Following his GFA victory tour, a CD recording entitled “Aspen Suite” as well as his earlier CD recording on the French label QUANTUM received high praise and won 5 Diapasons, awarded by Diapason Magazine and was subsequently re-released on Bayard Musique recording label in 2008. He has recorded two new CDs for the collection of Bayard Musique Meditation including a Disc with flutist Florence Bellon and another with harpist Joanna Kozielska. More recently, he recorded an all Bach CD for Naxos label which includes an impressive and unprecedented performance of Bach’s second keyboard partita transcription on the classical guitar. In 2016, he recorded a new CD of Ponce’s music release by Naxos, which features the premiere of Sonata no. 2 as well as new CD for Contrastes Records titled “Paris est une solitude peuplée”.

Born in 1973 in Paris, he began playing the guitar at age 7 attending the Conservatoire Municipal Inter-districts of Paris. He studied with Delia Estrada and Raymond Gratien at the Ecole Nationale d'Aulnay-sous-Bois where he graduated with honors. At age 11, he performed as soloist in two concertos by Vivaldi with Ensemble Instrumental du Mans, under the direction of André Girard and continued his musical studies with Roberto Aussel and Daniel Lavialle. At 14, he won second prize at the International guitar competition of Ile de France. In 1992, he won the grand prize and audience prize at the 15th Concours international de guitare René Bartoli by unanimous jury decision. In 1994, he received Licence de Concert from Ecole Normale de Musique in Paris from Alberto Ponce’s class and later that year he was awarded the 1st prize at the 7th International Competition of Bourg-Madame where the final vote was by the general public without any jury. In 1996, he was the first prize winner of his graduating class at the National Conservatory of Music and Dance in Paris (Paris Conservatoire).

Starting this season as the appointed faculty of guitar at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music ,he still teaching in Lille’s apPSEA (Association de préfiguration du Pôle supérieur d'enseignements artistiques) Nord-Pas-de-Calais.