« A deep, résonant tone, the way he plays immediately captures the attention and Works miracles » Alain Cochard, Diapason
Jonas Vitaud studied with Brigitte Engerer, Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Christian Ivaldi and was given four first prizes at the Paris National Conservatory (piano, chamber music, harmony, piano accompaniment).
He was awarded several international prizes as a soloist and in chamber music. Jonas Vitaud pursues an international carrer and performs in Japan, the United States and all over Europe at famous festivals such as la Roqie d’Anthéron, les Musicales de Saint Côme, la Chaise Dieu festival, Pâques à Deauville in France, the Goslar festival in Germany, Casseta in Italy, iDans in Turkey, French May in Hong Kong...
Jonas Vitaud is invited to perform as a soloist with orchestras in Europe, including the Toulouse’s Capitole Orchestra, the Philarmonic of Moravia, the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra…
Jonas Vitaud has also dedicated himself to chamber music, a passion that he has shared with such artists as A. Ciccolini, B. Chamayou, J. Baechle, L. Korcia … Passionate about contemporary music, he has premiered works of such gifted composers as Thierry Escaich, Christian and he has worked with Henri Dutilleux, György Kurtag, Philippe Hersant … who have inspired him greatly and have helped him develop as an artist. Jonas Vitaud is the laureate of the following prestigious foundations: Natexis Banques Populaires, Tarazzi, Drouet Bourgeois (Fondation de France) and the Singer Polignac Foundation.