Thierry Escaich


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Celebrated concert organist and composer Thierry Escaich is organist of St-Etienne-du-Mont in Paris and Professor of Music at the Paris Conservatoire.


 

 

“… an improviser of genius … Escaich is solidity itself, rhythmically rich, at times evoking J. Alain or Bartok.”
Diapason

“… improvisations overflowing with imagination and pages of Bach mastery inspiring jubilation.”
Le Monde de la Musique

“Escaich … has produced a large body of musical compositions in all genres, and I have been particularly impressed by … his orchestral music.”  “… one of the world’s finest improvisers, crafting immense and compelling works … with no preparation … he is one of the most impressive.”
Fanfare, May/June 2009


Photo by Sébastien Erome