Virginie Déjos conductor
Virginie Déjos is pianist and conductor, and has worked at Radio France, Théâtre des Champs Elysées and at the Lübeck Opera. Currently she is a répétiteur and assistant conductor at the Stuttgart State Opera and has worked with conductors Cornelius Meister, Marc Piollet, Stefano Montanari, Sofi Janin, Alexander Myrat, Ryusuke Numaijiri, Titus Engel, among others. She received her Master of Music in Piano Performance with high distinction from the Royal Conservatory of Brussels in the class of professor Evgeny Mogilevsky, a conducting diploma from the Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris, and earned her doctorate degree from the Paris Sorbonne University, where she also was a teacher. She is a laureate of the international Scriabine Competition and the Piano Competition of Île de France and won the international Lied and Melodie competition from Gordes with the soprano Déborah Attal. In 2016 she obtained a scholarship from the Paris Cercle Wagner.
Déjos has conducted several symphony concerts with choir and orchestra in Paris (Choeur Harmonia and Orchestre Lyrique de Paris, Premiere performance of Rémi Guillard's Requiem in La Madeleine) as well as Benjamin Britten’s The Little Sweep, Kurt Weill’s Der Jasager at the Rochefort Theater staged by Olivier Dhénin, and Wagner’s Das Rheingold in Vendôme staged by Pierre Thirion-Vallet.
As a pianist, she regularly performs chamber music and Lieder concerts in France and Germany. She recorded a CD of the piano works of Ravel and Scriabin and a CD of French repertoire with the oboist Lajos Lencses (Bayer Record).