Pierre Henri Xuereb

Pierre Henri Xuereb graduated with full honours from the Conservatoire de Musique d’Avignon and won first prize from the Paris Conservatoire in the Viola class of the famous Serge Collot at the age of sixteen. He perfected his studies at the legendary Juilliard School, New York, followed by a postgraduate course at Boston University. Auditioning for Pierre Boulez in New York, he joined the Ensemble Intercontemporain as a soloist for two years. He has collaborated with many prestigious ensembles and orchestras, namely, Audubon, Tchaikovsky Trio, Rosamonde and Talich Quartets, Tel Aviv Symphony Orchestra, amongst others. He has also performed in various Festivals, appearing alongside Pascal Devoyon, Natalia Gutman, Jean-François Heisler, Vladimir Mendelssohn, and others. Pierre Henri has recorded numerous CDs for Timpani, Harmonia Mundi and Deutsche Grammophon. He also teaches master classes in music festivals worldwide. He is currently Professor of Viola at the famous Paris Conservatoire and at the Ecole Nationale de Musique de Gennevilliers.