Karol Beffa

Karol Beffa received eight first prizes at the Paris National Conservatory of Music, in addition to obtaining university degrees in history, English, philosophy and mathematics in France and at Cambridge University. He received the SACEM Young Composer Award in 2008, and has composed fifteen film scores and two theatre scores. He gives concerts accompanying silent films on a regular basis, as well as performances where he improvises on themes suggested by the audience.

Karol Beffa was recently awarded the Best Composer Award at the Victoires de la Musique Classique 2013, France’s Grammy Awards for classical music.