Canadian pianist Jeanne Amièle has distinguished herself at several national competitions in recent years, including the OSM Manulife Competition, the Canadian Music Competition, the Concours de musique Hélène-Roberge and the Concours de l’Orchestre symphonique de Trois-Rivières. In 2016 she won first prize in Edmonton's Shean Piano Competition, and second prize in the Stepping Stone edition of the Canadian Music Competition (Drummondville, QC).
Ms. Amièle has also been invited to play as a soloist with various canadian orchestras, including the I musici Orchestre symphonique de Trois-Rivières under Maestro Jacques Lacombe, the Orchestre de chambre Apassionata under Maestro Daniel Myssyk, and the Orchestre de l'Université de Montréal under Maestro Véronique Lussier. Jeanne Amièle is a student at the University of Montreal since 2009 with pianist Jean Saulnier. She also studied at the Haute École de Musique of Geneva, Switzerland with professor Dominique Weber while doing an international exchange program for her masters. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate for which she received a scholarship from the Joseph- Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarships Program.
This is Ms. Amièle’s debut with the ESO.