Olivier GRANGEAN. Born in 1963, Olivier Grangean studied at the Paris National Conservatory where he received sevarl Prizes. Sponsored by the Yehudi Menuhin foundation, he is called by Pierre Dervaux with whom he worked. In 1991, he is awarded with the Tokyo International Competition First Prize.
He then is invited around the world : Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, Orchestre des Concerts Lamoureux (Salle Pleyel), Orchestre Pasdeloup (Théâtre Mogador), Orchestre de chambre de Lausanne, Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Slovakia National Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava), Fort Worth Chamber Orchestra (Meyerson Symphony Center-Dallas), Niederösterreichisches Tonkünstlerorchester (Konzerthaus-Vienne), Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, Shinsei Nihon Symphony Orchestra (Suntory Hall- Tokyo), Orquesta Sinfonica Simon Bolivar de Venezuela, Orquesta Filarmonica de Bogota, Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra, Beijing Symphony Orchestra (in the Forbidden City), l'Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France (with Mstislav Rostropovich, Paris Salle Pleyel).

From 1995 to 1999, he is in residence in Caracas, where he conducts American and French composers. In March 2001, he tours in Germany with the Latvia National Orchestra and Mstislav Rostropovitch again.