On April 12th and 13th, Lucas Debargue will make his debuts with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, leaded by Andrey Boreyko.
He started piano pretty late. He is an autodiadact. He stopped piano for three years at 16 years old. At 20, he decided to abandon his literature studies to become a profesional musician. In 2014, he won the 9th Piano Adilia Alieva International contest in Gaillard. His repertoire is composed of russian composers and jazz music. In 2015, made an impression at the Thaïkovski contest of Moscou.
You can hear some of his work here
Roy Thomson Hall
60 Simcoe St