The latest CD was selected in the May 2018 issue of "Record Art"!
Outstanding French Pianism in the direct line of Ravel


Larderets radiant spirit and a poetic sensibility is one of his greatest assets

Magazine Praises

In the May 2018 issue of "Record Geijutsu" magazine, the latest CD album <Debussy: Video No. 1 / Prelude Vol. was done.
He was internationally recognized for his brilliant, exceptional performances and acclaimed recordings.
European and American magazines praised as follows.

"Amazing delicacy of lyrical expression" (Classical Shop magazine/UK)
"Diverse and colorful tones" (Fanfare magazine/USA)
"I express myself on the piano like an orchestra" (Classica / France)


Ravel, Gaspard at Night


win many competitions
Studied at the National Rueil-Malmaison Conservatoire in France and won the Best Technique Award. He later studied under Gelber at the Lübeck Music Academy in Germany. During the same period, he won numerous international piano competitions, including the Maria Canals International Music Competition in Barcelona, ​​the Calabria International Piano Competition in Italy, which was judged by the legendary master Lazar Berman, and the Brest International Piano Competition in France.

Exceptional musical interpretation
Vincent Lardure's interpretation of music is based on the analysis of music history, which he devoted himself to, and his musicological approach. - He is also enthusiastic about the works of Schmidt and others. He inherited Ravel's musical score, which Perlemuter annotated with Ravel.

A recording that always receives rave reviews
His recordings have been released on labels such as Naxos and Chandos, and have received international acclaim from music magazines.
``Florain Schmidt: The Tragedy of Salome'' and ``Ravel: Three Excerpts from Daphnis and Chloe'' were recorded for the first time in the world. In 2015, the recording of two Ravel piano concertos was selected as the best recording of the year by American Fonfare magazine.

In 2016, he was appointed artistic director of the music festival “Piano au Musée Würth” in Strasbourg, France.

As a concert pianist, he has been active in European countries such as Zurich and Barcelona, ​​and in the United States. He has also been invited to major music festivals such as La Folle Journée. In the field of chamber music, he has collaborated with many outstanding artists, including his own two-piano and percussion ensemble, as well as the Debussy Quartet. In addition, he is a judge of international piano competitions and a master class instructor.
2018 will be the second performance in Japan following the critically acclaimed 2016.
Steinway artist.

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