Benjamin Dousteyssier

31, baritone saxophone – Graduate of the Paris Conservatory with a major in saxophone, awarded at the National Jazz Competition of La Defense in 2007, 4th place in the solo category at the Fribourg international competition in 2008, and also awarded 1st prize in group and composition at the Keep an eye Jazz award competition together with the group Actuum in 2010 ; teaches saxophone at the Blanc-Mesnil Conservatory ; composes for various groups, from trios to symphonies.