Marie Datcharry, piano accompanist
Marie Datcharry began studying the piano at the age of 6. She obtained two music degrees from the Conservatoire of Bayonne: piano in 2007 and accompaniment in 2009. She was then fortunate enough to benefit from the tutelage of Jacques Rouvier in Paris, before entering the Conservatoire of Brussels in the classes of Jean-Claude Vanden Eynden (“Licence”), Dominique Cornil (“Master”) and Philippe Riga (Accompaniment).
The laureate of many competitions (Prix de la Dame des Aulnes, Concours Charlier, Concours Horlait-Dapsens, Prix “Coup de coeur” of the Festival Musiq’3, Prix du Patrimoine Gerofi-Baschwitz, Cap-Ferret Music Open, finalist of the Osaka International Music Competition), she is supported by both the Fondation Wernaers and the Fondation Vocation. She performs regularly in France, Belgium and abroad: Théâtre des Chimères in Biarritz, Festival Pablo Casals in Prades, Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie in Brussels, Théâtre Royal du Parc in Brussels, Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels, Théâtre de Liège, Ciclo Música de Cámara of the UCAM of Murcia, Théâtre de la Poudrière in Neuchâtel, Lyceum Club in Geneva, etc. Drawn from an early age to the world of words, Marie developed a passion for vocal accompaniment and was soon sought-after as a pianist and vocal coach on several opera productions (Iphigénie en Tauride, La Bohème, Carmen, Die Zauberflöte, Rigoletto, Werther, Faust, Macbeth, La Traviata, L’Occasione fa il Ladro, The Barber of Seville, Cavalleria Rusticana, Menotti’s The Telephone), operetta (Les Bavards, La Belle Hélène, Offenbach’s Orphée aux Enfers, Strauss’s Eine Nacht in Venedig), but also oratorio (Fauré’s Requiem, Mozart’s Requiem, Puccini’s Messa di Gloria, Rossini’s Petite Messe Solennelle, Dvorak’s Stabat Mater).
Marie Datcharry is an accompanist at the Conservatoire of Brussels and in the voice department of the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel. An accomplished chamber musician, Marie Datcharry is a founding member of the quartet with piano Quatuor Kaliště.