(b Paris, 1962).
French conductor and kbd. player. Studied pf. with Yvonne Lefébure, org. with André Isoir, and hpd. with Kenneth Gilbert and Christophe Rousset. Became vocal coach at baroque mus. centre of Studio Versailles‐Opéra and then at CNSM Paris. Continuo player and ass. in various opera houses. In 2000 founded baroque ens. Le Concert d'Astrée, which toured to London and int. fests. Cond. Handel's Rodelinda for GTO 2001. Salzburg Easter Fest. 2004 (OAE in Charpentier's David et Jonathas). Netherlands Opera 2007 (Monteverdi's Orfeo).