Florent Mourier (France)
Florent Mourier is a French concert pianist based in London. He is specialised in vocal repertoire (art song and opera) and is highly sought after as a recitalist and a vocal coach.
Florent has played at the Wigmore Hall, the Barbican Hall, Milton Court in London, the Holywell Music Room at the Oxford Lieder Festival, Festival d’Aix and Fondation Royaumont in France, La Monnaie in Brussels, Tivoli Vredenburg and the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.
Both as a solo and a collaborative pianist, he has studied with Dmitri Bashkirov, Pascal Devoyon, Martin Julius Drake, Alain Planès, Renee Fleming, Barbara Hannigan and Joyce DiDonato, amongst many others.
Florent is an ENOA Young Artist, a Britten-Pears Young Artist, an Oxford Lieder Festival Mastercourse alumnus, a laureate of the Fondation Royaumont and a member of the Académie du Festival d’Aix-en-Provence.
Florent graduated from the Conservatorium van Amsterdam (studying with David Kuyken), the Guildhall School of Music and Drama (Artist Masters’ course in solo performance and vocal accompaniment; studying with Charles Owen, Martin Roscoe and Pamela Lidiard) and the National Opera Studio in London.
Florent now works as a staff pianist and vocal coach at the Guildhall School of Music and the National Opera Studio.