violinist and violist
Rachel Givelet, born in Bordeaux, completed her studies at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Lyon with Annick Roussin and then at the Basel Conservatory (Switzerland) with Raphael Oleg. She has won several prizes (Fondation Groupe Banque Populaire, Rodolfo Lipizer International Competition, Flame Competition). She regularly performs in various festivals (Festival de Musique de Chambre en Val de Saire, concerts de midi de Rennes, Musique à Albas). Curious and eclectic artist Rachel likes to take part in different chamber music and performance projects. She founded in 2012 until 2016 the ensemble Zerlina (piano quartet), she is also part of the quartet A4&+ (contemporary music quartet) (contemporary music quartet). She participated in the creation of the latest show of Emma la Clown "Ze big grand musique" alongside Guilhem Fabre on piano and Myrtille Hetzel on cello and we could find her with the juggling company les objets volants for a show "from Bach to Glass" at the Maison de la Radio. Rachel is also a member of the Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra.