Raphael Feuillatre

Raphaël Feuillâtre is a young Paris based virtuoso of classical guitar. Born in 1996, hestarts classical guitar lessons at the age of nine, first with Hacène Addadi at Cholet Conservatory and later with Michel Grizard in Nantes. In 2014, he is accepted to Paris National Superior Conservatory of Music and Dance (CNSMDP) into the class of Roland Dyens and his assistant Jean-Marc Zvellenreuther and obtains his Bachelor of Performing Artsdegree in 2017 with highest honors.He is currently working on his Master’s Degree in Classical Guitar Performancewith Tristan Manoukian. Various internships and training courses contribute to his musical development, in particular those with Arnaud Sans, Gabriel Bianco andJudicaëlPerroy, with whom he works regularly for the past three years.RaphaëlFeuillâtrelikes to enrich his repertoire by arranging for classical guitar the works of J.S. Bach, D. Scarlatti and E. Granados, namely Poetic waltzes.
In 2017, he wins the 1stprize in the International Guitar Competition Jose Tomas – VillaPetrerin Spain, and the 3rd prize in Kutna Hora International Biennial Guitar Competition in the Czech Republic. He is also a laureate of International Guitar competitions in Viseu, Portugal (3rd prize), Coria, Spain (2nd prize) and Fontenay-sous-Bois, France (1st prize).
RaphaëlFeuillâtre is regularly invited to perform chamber music at « Follejournée de Nantes » Festivaland as a soloist at multiple guitar festivals in France (among others, Paris International Guitar Festival, SulTastoFestival, Guitars in Picardy Festival and « 6 cordes au fil de l’Allier » Festival).
Among his major solo performances, one can name concerts in Seville, Spain, with Nantes Conservatory String orchestra, and recently a five-concert tour with Pau orchestral ensemble to interpret Aranjuez’ Concerto.
He is soon expected to perform in Spain, Finland, Argentina, Mexico and Brazil.