Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada, from 1984.
Classification: Employee or Independent Contractor
From Organ Database Builders editor Stephen Hall, November 9, 2019. —
Jacquelin Rochette is a native of St-Augustin, Québec. He acquired his musical training at Université Laval in Québec where he earned his Master's Degree in organ performance under the direction of Antoine Bouchard. He also studied with Antoine Reboulot. In 1979 he served as interim organist at the Québec Basilica while the organist was on a study leave. He frequently appears as a lecturer and recitalist in Canada and the United States. He joined Casavant in 1984, first working with Jean-Louis Coignet and later serving as Associate Tonal Director before becoming Tonal Director in 2004.
From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1991). —
Graduate of Laval University; organ recitalist; with Casavant firm of Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada, 1988, assistant tonal director.
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