Foden's Solo Competition

Posted by Mark WIlkinson on 17 September 2014

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Foden's announce 3rd Adjudicator for solo contest on the 1st November
 

Born in 1984, Anthony began playing trumpet as a child, initially developing his musical skills at Conservatoires in Lorient, Angers and Aubervilliers-La Courneuve. In 2005 he entered the Lyons Conservatory, and studied in the classes of Thierry Caens and Christian Léger, where he obtained his Higher National Diploma in Music study in 2009. In 2013, he obtained his Master of chamber music.


Anthony works with many symphony orchestras, including the Orchestre National d'Ile de France, Orchestre d'Auvergne, Orchestre National de Lyon, Orchestre de l'Opéra de Lyon, Orchestre Nationale du Capitole de Toulouse and Orchestre Nationale de l'Opéra de Paris. 

Anthony is keen to share his musical knowledge with others, and is a professor at the Conservatory of Limonest. In July 2010, he founded the Larmor-Plage Academy of Brass and Percussion.

An ardent defender of French Brass Band movement, he plays as a soloist with many bands, including: the Paris Brass Band, Brass Band de la Musique de l'Air de Paris, the Brass Band Lorient, the Brass Band of Lyon, Brass Band Sagona and ExoBrass. He is currently a member of the Paris Brass Band, and Saxhorn Alto Solo at the Brass Band de la Musique de l'Air de Paris.

In May 2014, Anthony released his first CD, "The French Tenor Horn," and is accompanied by Lucie Chouvel piano, de l’Harmonie de la Musique de l'Air and Paris Brass Band. Anthony is the very first tenor horn soloist in France to record a full cd album.

Anthony plays on a Besson Sovereign tenor horn.

http://www.larmorcuivres.eu/ http://www.anthonygalinier.com/
Foden's band maintains a world class reputation for providing entertainment in the field of brass music with a tradition and unique style Mark Wilkinson