(b Lyons, 1949).
French conductor. Won Rupert Foundation cond. comp., London 1974, Besançon int. comp. 1975. Ass. cond. to André Previn with LSO 1974–6. Deputy cond., then mus. dir., Loire PO 1976–86. Art. dir. Nantes Opera 1986–90. Cond. f.ps. of Ohana's 1st pf. conc. 1981 and Louvier's Conc. for Orch. 1987.