The nature of music

Enter the ebullient world of guitarist Jean-François Desrosby. Discover powerful and dynamic performance marked by exceptional musicality and virtuosity.

Enlivened by his perceptions of the forces and manifestations of nature, Desrosby’s rich universe is marked by striking contrasts and a captivating stage presence that distinguishes the artist.

These unusual but harmonious combinations have amazed the public on both national and international scenes. As a solo guitarist, Desrosby enchants the audience through the depth of his musical sense and the vivacity of interpretation of baroque, classical and contemporary repertoire.

Jean-François Desrosby is a doctor of music interpretation (D.Mus.) and is a sought-after pedagogue both domestically and abroad. He combines academic teaching, master classes and lectures on classical guitar and inspires with his exceptional technique based on biomechanical principles and performance psychology. Learn more

" Whoever chose the term energetic wasn’t kidding! " Classical Guitar Magazine

" Desrosby Rocks! " This Is Classical Guitar

" Equaling the energy of a rock band – move aside Hetfield! " Classical Guitar Canada


Jean-François plays exclusively on Savarez Strings and plays a guitar made by the German luthier Antonius Müller (2013)