Jean Dekyndt, organ
Jean Dekyndt hails from Northern France and began studying music at the Lille Conservatory before moving onto the Paris Conservatory. He won the 1974 R. Lartisien organ competition.
He has appeared at countless festivals and regularly performs in recitals, solo with orchestras and as a duo with the trumpeter Bernard Soustrot.
He is head organ player at Saint-Nazaire Cathedral in Béziers and co-head organ player at Saint-Pierre Cathedral in Montpellier.
Jean Dekyndt complements his music career with teaching and administrative roles as the current director of the Toulouse Regional Promotion Conservatory.
He was made a Knight of Art and Literature in 2004.