Christophe Robert

violin

born in Bordeaux
lives in Paris
studied at Conservatoire de Paris (modern violin) Sweelinck Conservatorium Amsterdam (baroque violin, Lucy van Dael)
plays on Gaspar Borbon (1694), Hieronymus II Amati (1703), Johannes Cuypers (1797), Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume (1866) depending on the music !
favorite composer Vivaldi
most underestimated composer Jean-Ferry Rebel
favorite concert hall Concertgebouw Amsterdam
favorite recording Mozart/Schubert Perahia/Lupu, Sony
favorite il gardellino-recording Vivaldi concerti
greatest festival Aix en Provence
piece that needs to be discovered Charpentier, Missa “Assumpta est Maria”
piece I never played, but would love to Vivaldi grosso mogul concerto