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Guest Teachers

In order to guarantee a quality formation, many personalities of the dance, emanating from diverse horizons; artists-teachers and choreographers are invited on a regular basis to complete and enrich the training program.

These additional courses, covering a broad artistic spectrum, rely heavily on a work focused on the acquisition of specific techniques and styles as well as the study of repertoire related to the history of dance and its major trends.


Classical section

Technical courses
Gabriela Gomez
Bruno Benne
Gilbert Mayer

Technical courses & workshops
Vincent Chaillet
Karl Paquette
Louise Ostergaard
Jean-Pierre Aviotte
Sébastien Mari
Claire Feranne van Dyk
Delphine Moussin

Choreographic workshops
Giuseppe Chiavaro
Oli Speers
Christine Hassid

Contempory section

Technical courses
Violeta Todo Gonzalez
Nathalie Chazeau
Dominique Falquet

Technical courses and workshops
Corine Garcia
Lucas Viallefond
David Le Borgne
Serge Tsakap
Caroline Boussard
Compagnie MF
Daniel Fernandez

Choreographic workshops
Simone Mousset
Lola Maury
Susan Alexander


Additional details

One-year professional residency in string quartet

Get a one-year professional residency in string quartet, classical, contemporary, pop, jazz & world music !

The National Conservatory of Music and Dance of Lyon offers a professional training residency in string quartet allowing to deepen its practice and to perform for a year, in collaboration with the Opéra de Lyon and cellist Vincent Ségal for the 2021-2022 season.



Training Course | strengthen, open and enrich your repertoire
  • Chamber music lessons supervised by the team of teachers from the CNSMD Lyon
  • Artistic accompaniment in current music by cellist Vincent Ségal (world repertoires, polyrhythms, improvisation, arrangement)
  • Cultural mediation, participation in Master Classes
  • Additional courses may be chosen among the CNSMD Lyon offer (subject to availability)
Stage | give your future a boost

The selected quartet will be associated with several concerts produced by the CNSMD de Lyon and the Opéra de Lyon, as a quartet or with Opera Underground guest artists of the season.
Along with various professional partnerships (Belle Saison, Pro Quartet, etc.)

Application | timetable and conditions

• October 14th, 2021

Deadline for submitting applications : send your quartet CV and the copy of the highest diploma of each member of the Quartet on concours.cnsmd-lyon.fr/

• October 22nd, 2021

Hearing in Lyon after selection on file
15 minutes free program
it may include a contemporary piece

• November,  2021

Start of residency in Lyon, France


Admission fees (for information purposes only)

general fee to be paid by the Quatuor : 178 €
individual schooling fees to be paid by each Quatuor’s member : 529 € + 91 €

Certain concerts may be subject to pay. This training is qualifying but not leading to qualification. It could be if the quartet or one of its members wishes to enroll in a longer course within the CNSMD (after a competitive entrance examination).

Sophie Leleu
sophie.leleu @ cnsmd-lyon.fr
+33 (0) 4 72 19 26 91
+33 (0) 6 83 82 57 15