Roger Benichou

    Roger Benichou was born in Oran, Algeria in 1941. He started playing the violin when he was 6. In 1963 he was chosen as the titular pupil of l’Ecole des Hautes Etudes Sociales et Politiques in Paris. Concurrently, he studied at the Schola Cantorum in Paris with Ida Presti and Alexandre Lagoya. In 1967 he studied at the Franz Liszt Academy in Budapest. In 1968, he studied the guitar with Szendrey Karper and studied musicology. His work focuses on pedagogy, music and paintings.

    Links of interest:

    http://www.soundclick.com/bands/default.cfm?bandID=848928

    https://www.soundclick.com/bands/page_songInfo.cfm?bandID=848928&songID=7762038

    http://www.soundclick.com/members/default.cfm?memberID=4536803

    https://myspace.com/therogerychaiensemble/music/albums

    Concerts:

    1967 : Recital Paris

    1968 : Recital Budapest, Hungary

    1970-80 : Recital tour of France, Germany, Tunisia, Hungary and the Netherlands

    Conferences about Persian music

    1971 : Recital Israel

    1972 : Festival Montparnasse Paris

    1978 : Paris, France

    1978 : Vence, France

    Recital France

    Orangerie Paris

    1979 : Lucernaire Paris

    1979 : Sceaux, France

    1980 : Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

    1982 : Kol Israel

    Israel Festival

    Acco Festival, Israel

    1983 : Herzlia, Israel

    Tsavta, Jérusalem, Israël

    Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel

    Moadon haOle, Jerusalem, Israel

    1985 : Concert in Luxembourg

    1986 : Jerusalem Ensemble

    1988 : Recital Jerusalem, Israel

    1991 : Jerusalem, Israel

    1996 : Beit HaOmanin, Jerusalem, Israel

     

    Personal Exhibits:

    1991 : Habama, Jerusalem, Israel

    1992 : Gérard Behar, Jerusalem, Israel

    1993 : Beit Haomanim

    City Gallery of Jerusalem

    1994 : City Gallery of Jerusalem

    1995 : City Gallery of Jerusalem

    Beit Haomanim, Jerusalem

    1996 : City Gallery of Jerusalem

    1998 : Grenoble, France

    1999 : Grenoble, France

    Haoman 18, Jerusalem, Israel

    2000 : Haoman 18, Jerusalem, Israel

    2011 : Cinémathéque de Jerusalem, Israel

    Haoman 18, Jerusalem, Israel

    2012 : Haoman 18, Jerusalem, Israel

     

    Group expositions:

    2013 : Beit Harmonia, Jerusalem, Israel

    2012 : Beit Harmonia, Jerusalem, Israel

    2011: Cinémathéque de Jerusalem, Israel

    2010: Haoman 18, Jerusalem, Israel

    2009: Haoman 18, Jerusalem, Israel

    2008 : Haoman 18, Jerusalem, Israel