Pianist Jean Saulnier leads an active career as a recitalist, chamber musician, and teacher. Jean Saulnier won numerous national and international competitions, including the prestigious William Kapell International Piano Competition and the Leschetizsky Competition. He has given recitals and performed concertos throughout Canada, the United States, and Europe. His performances are regularly broadcast on CBC radio. A much sought-after chamber musician, he has collaborated with Barry Tuckwell, Anton Kuerti, Moshe Hammer, André Moisan, Theodore Baskin, Charles Neidich, Yuli Turovsky, and the St. Lawrence and Alcan string quartets. He plays regularly with cellist Yegor Dyachkov. Jean Saulnier has been guest soloist with orchestras of renown such as the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, the Quebec Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestre Métropolitain, the Rochester Philharmonic, and I Musici de Montréal.Jean Saulnier studied with Marc Durand, Leon Fleisher, and André Laplante. He holds a doctorate from the Université de Montréal where he is currently a professor.