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François Bourassa

1959 -

Origin: Quebec, Canada

Main instrument: Piano

Genre: Jazz

He made his Festival debut in 1985 opening for Mel Tormé, and has since built up an incredibly enviable career. Now one of the most acclaimed of Festival regulars, with some 30 performances to his credit, the piano prodigy has established himself as an international name, with trajectory sprinkled with major collaborations, the Grand Prize at the Festival (1985), 2 Junos Awards (2001 and 2002), a Felix for Jazz album of the year (2004) and the 2007 Oscar Peterson Award.

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