Florian Larousse began his study of the guitar at the age of eight with Philippe Vanderstichel. He continued his musical education under the tutelage of guitarist Pedro Ibanez at the Conservatoire National de Région de Paris and obtained the first prize in 2006. Entering the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris the same year, he studied in Roland Dyens’s class until 2009 while also working intensively with Judicaël Perroy. He is now studying at the Conservatorium Maastricht with Carlo Marchione.
His victories at the Guitar Foundation of America’s competition in 2009 and the Hubert Kappel competition in Koblenz have assured him a large international audience with a 55 concerts tour in 2010-201 in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, as well as a CD recording with Naxos and a DVD recording with Melbay.
Florian Larousse’s international awards also include first prize at the José Tomás International Competition in 2007, first prize at the Jan Edmund Jurkowski Memorial Guitar Competition,Tychy, Poland, second prize of the Tokyo International competition, third prize at the C.Parkening international competition and many others.