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Benoit FROMANGER is the Principal Chief Conductor of the Bucharest Symphony Orchestra.

Recognized internationally as a conductor of the highest level, Benoit FROMANGER's aim to bring and share, for every concert, his personal approach to music, his human respect for the musicians and the audience, his energy, generosity as well as his passion.

Recent engagements have included performances in famous festivals where he notably conducts, the Koblenz Philharmonic, the Montréal Métropolitan Orchestra, the Kuhmo Virtuosi (Finland), the Georgian Philharmonic Orchestra, the Amazonas Philharmonic Manaus, the Radio-TV Swiss Italiana orchestra...

Upcoming highlights include concerts with, the Radio TV Slovenian Orchestra Ljubljana, the Antalya Philharmonic Orchestra,the Ankara Presidential Symphony Orchestra , the Arthur Rubinstein Philharmonic Orchestra Lodz, the Toulouse Mozart Sinfonietta, the Haifa Philharmonic,the Orchestre "Victor Hugo" Besançon, the Nice Philharmonic, the Bucharest Symphony…

Prize-winner of the Paris conservatory, Benoit FROMANGER began his musical career as Principal flutist of the Paris National Opera orchestra. Ten years later he moved to Munich where he join as Principal soloist the "Symphonie Orchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks" invited in the meanwhile by the Berliner Philharmoniker and the Chamber Orchestra of Europe. After playing under the baton of conductors such as Leonard Bernstein, Lorin Maazel, Carlos Kleiber, Valéry Gergiev, Bernard Haitink, Zubin Mehta, Carlo Maria Giulini, Ricardo Muti, Daniel Barenboim...

Benoit FROMANGER has decided to make benefit from these musicals and socials experiences , to quite his brillant soloist and orchestra musician's career, to studie conducting with Valery Gergiev in St Petersburg and prof. Rolf Reuter with whom he graduates at the Berlin Hochschule.

Benoit FROMANGER enjoys close relationships with many soloist artists and performed with Juliette Hurel, Corina Belcea, Idil Biret,K&M Labèque, Mariko Harada, François Leuleux, Wenzel Fuchs, Hans-Jeorg Rickenbacher, Ozier Aydin, Naoko Shimizu, Bertrand Chamayou,Eric Schumann,Bernard Soustrot, David Guerrier, Richard Galliano, Gérard Depardieu...

Benoit FROMANGER has a particular affinity with the music of his native France, he recently recorded the "Cantatas" of the composer Thierry Machuel , the world premiere recording of Mel Bonis (1858-1937) orchestral works, and continue a recording collaboration with the CD label "le Chant de Linos".