.: Musician

Born in 1994, Estreilla Besson was brought up in a world of poetry, philosophy and music.

She is tough the piano from the age of 5 through the discipline of both classical and jazz structures.

From 2011 to 2013 she studies at the Didier Lockwood jazz school « CMDL »

In 2015 she is rewarded at the CRR (Paris Regional Conservatory) with the DEM exam as a classical piano musician, in the classes of Célimène Daudet, and of Christian Rivet in chamber music. She followed the perfecting class by Rena Shereshevskaya at the Rueil Malmaison conservatory - In the year 18/19 she studied conducting in 'Aulnay sous bois' conservatory with Julien Guenebault. In 2019 she is accepted in the conducting class in Düsseldorf's Musikhochschule mit Rüdiger Bohn .

In parallel, she develops her own composing that she performs.
She is involved in a variety projects, mixing her own writing, improvisation, and poetry. Very much taken by balkan music, more specifically turkish, she visits the structures through her voice and plays with musicians of those cultures, developing the specific rythms and makams inside her own composition. (…)

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.: Current activities

  • Soon published by ''Kalan Records'' label : Alonisma 5tet by Andrea Romani with Andrea Romani (flute, ney&voice), Tamer Temel (saxophone), Apostolos Sideris (double bass&voice), Izzet Kizil (percussion&voice), Estreilla Besson (Piano&voice).
  • In June 2016 : Composition of ''partout sauf là''(everywhere/anywhere but here),for single cello, ordered by the Association Française du Violoncelle (French cello association) within the framework of a competition for young cello players in 2016. Edited by Alfonce production, played in the pre-selections in November 2016 and for the finally on the 4th of december 2016 at the CRR of Paris.
  • Collaboration as a musician with Alex Nante an Argentinian composer - music still in creation www.alexnante.com
  • Composition of a repertoire for quintet & dance ''Lighting awakes" built and imagined with the singer Victoria Sheresheskaya

.: News

Concert | Direction d'orchestre : Dvorak concerto
on 06-Feb-2020
A la direction d'orchestre avec l'orchestre philharmonique de Satu Mare et Katarina Koppitz en soliste : Concerto pour violoncelle de Dvorak

Concert | Direction d'orchestre : Webern 6 Stücke op6
on 06-Nov-2019
In Düsseldorf Musikhochschule

Concert/spectacle | Lighting awakes
on 30-May-2019
''Lighting awakes'' Victoria Shereshvaskaya (mezzo soprano) , Polina Streltsova (violoncelle), Quentin Coppalle (flûte), Yoann Hourcade (danse), Estreilla Besson (piano-composition)

Concert/spectacle | Lighting awakes
on 12-Apr-2019
Extraits du projet ''lighting awakes'' Victoria Shereshvaskaya (mezzo soprano) , Polina Streltsova (violoncelle), Quentin Coppalle (flûte), Yoann Hourcade (danse), Estreilla Besson (piano-composition)