Bernard Wacheux conductor

Music Director Violinist and Teacher

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Bernard Wacheux : conductor, violinist and teacher.

Bernard Wacheux was born in France. He studied the violin with famous Europeans teachers as Roland Charmy, René Benedetti - professors at the National superior Conservatory of Paris and Master Arthur Grumiaux at the Royal Conservatory of Music Brussels-Belgium.

He started his career in Germany as a violin teacher and perform as soloist with the orchestras of Frankfurt and Koblenz under the baton of G. Schraeder which he became the student and his assistant in conducting.

Back to France he improves in conducting with the French conductor Robert Delcroix-Professor at the National Superior Music Conservatory of Paris- At the same time he also the leader of “The County of Flanders Orchestra- France.

Then, he was appointed violin teacher at the National Conservatory of Lille and conducted the Chamber Orchestra, as well as the Orchestras of major South France Festivals. The orchestra of the Italian music film Festival-world twin cities event-.

Meanwhile B. Wacheux form the "Alpha Piano Trio” and the “Lille string quartet” with whom he performed throughout France and several European countries. He also gives master classes in violin and chamber music at the National Festival of Music in St. Cere (Lot) and leads the orchestra of the Lyric festival.

B- Wacheux, has been also the guest conductor of the orchestra of Antananarivo (Madagascar) of which he is a founding member and with whom he performed throughout the island.

Then he became president of the French branch of ESTA (European String Teachers Association), chaired for all Europe by Sir Yehudi Menuhin and from whom he will receive musical advices as a pedagogue, violinist and conductor.

For 10 years Bernard Wacheux leads the Orchestra “The French Soloists” that he took in Europe,Turkey and India. He is also the artistic director for the Foundation "Mozart Opera" which he is used to Conducting performances- Don Giovanni- cosi Fan Tutte- The Marriage of Figaro.

His concert tours includes Europe, Madagascar, Morocco, Turkey, the U.S.A and India. B. Wacheux is currently the music director of the Madras Chamber Orchestra that he takes regularly touring the major cities of India.