Benoît Dumon


Born in Marseilles in 1986, Benoit Dumon studied with André Rossi at the Marseilles Conservatoire, where he won first prize for organ and improvisation. He also studied harpsichord and continuo at the Conservatoire d’Aix-en-Provence. He then studied counterpoint and harpsichord at the Marseille Conservatoire. He obtained an advanced diploma in organ (4th cycle) in the class of André Rossi. He studied singing with at the Conservatoire d’Aix-en-Provence.

Passionate about vocal music in a wide variety of forms, Benoit Dumon founded the Albizzia Ensemble (Les Zippoventilés) in 2013. With a variable geometry, it covers the repertoire for vocal soloist accompanied by a single instrument, as well as the repertoire for a cappella choir, or with orchestra on period instruments… He is also artistic director of the Ensemble Vocal de Cassis, a group he also founded, as well as the choir of St Charles (Marseille).
Benoit Dumon has recorded several CDs, all of which have received critical acclaim for their technical and stylistic precision, as well as for their highly personal musical choices.
In 2018, Benoit Dumon took over as artistic director of the Rencontres Musicales de Cassis.
Since 2020, he has been titular organist and choirmaster of Gap Cathedral.
Since 2022, he has been artistic director of the Académie Bach Aix, at the request of its previous artistic director, Ulrich Studer.

WildKat Paris is thrilled to work with Benoit Dumon on his concerts and upcoming album.


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