Cellist Aurore Dassesse was chosen for the period January 2013- December 2015

Aurore (°1991) was born in Brussels where she began playing the cello when she was seven years old. She studied with I. Laporev and later on with Justus Grimm at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel. She studied for five years with Hélène Dautry and entered in 2009 the CRR of Paris.
Currently, she is studying with Justus Grimm at the Conservatorium of Antwerp.

Aurore has won several national competitions including the "Young Musicians" RTBF competition, Rotary "coup de pouce à un artiste" competition, the Breughel competition and recently won the second prize of the national Lions Club competition.

She has taken part in master classes given by David Cohen, Marie Hallynck, Bruno Pasquier, Xavier Gagnepain, Michel Strauss, the Talich quartet, Jeremy Menuhin, Ivan Monighetti, Vladimir Mendelssohn, Jean-Guihen Queyras, Susan Moses, Adrian Brendel, Vladimir Perlin and Gary Hoffman.

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Aurore Dassesse - Bach Suite No.1 for cello solo, Prelude, BWV 1007

Aurore Dassesse playing Zoltan Kodaly, Sonata for Cello solo, Op.8


DUO GRAM - DASSESSE | S. Rachmaninov: "Vocalise" for cello and piano