自2006年起，他经常与他的夫人理香子•村田演奏双钢琴。曾被邀请到法国、德国、日本、墨西哥和荷兰。2008年发行了他们的第一张专辑，其中录制了梅西安的《les Visions de l’Amen》、德彪西的《en blanc et noir》、莫雷特的《Musiques pour deux pianos》。于2010年发行的第二张专辑，《Mastery of Transcription》录制了德彪西和拉威尔的作品并在日本获奖。2011年他们发行了专辑《李斯特和魔鬼》，其中收录了李斯特的浮士德交响曲和梅菲斯托圆舞曲。
1999年起，他受邀担任MusicAlp in Courchevel艺术节的音乐总监，这也是欧洲最大的音乐节之一。1996年起，担任柏林艺术大学教授。2001年获得法国骑士勋章，这是法国最富盛名的艺术奖项。
Recipient of top awards at Viotti, Busoni and Leeds competitions, Pascal Devoyon became known throughout the world when he received the Silver medal at the 1978 Tchaikovsky competition, the highest prize ever won by a French pianist at this prestigious competition.
Devoyon has performed with major orchestras such as the London Philharmonic, Orchestre de Paris, Rotterdam Philharmonic, Helsinki Philharmonic, Montreal Symphony and Japan's NHK Symphony, and has given highly acclaimed recitals at the Carnegie Hall, the Amsterdam Concertgebouw, the Berlin Philharmonie and the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London. His repertoire is extensive and includes the complete Beethoven sonata cycle, major twentieth century composers such as Bartok and Messiaen and numerous works by contemporary composers.
Chamber music has played an important part in Devoyon's career and he has recorded with cellists Steven Isserlis (Fauré, Saint-Saens, Poulenc etc.), Tilmann Wick (Brahms, Martinu...) and Sung-Won Yang (the Beethoven cycle), and violinists Dong-Suk Kang (Schubert, Fauré, Honneger) and Philippe Graffin (Chausson, Saint-Saens). In 2005 he recorded the Messiaen Quartet (“pour la fin du temps”) and the Hindemith Quartet with P.Graffin (violin), C.Carr (cello) and C.Neidich (clarinet).
Since 2006, he is playing regularly in piano-duo with his wife Rikako Murata. They have been invited in France, Germany, Japan, Mexico and Holland. Their first recording, including “les Visions de l’Amen” from Messiaen, “en blanc et noir” from Debussy and “Musiques pour deux pianos” from Merlet, was released in 2008. The second recording “Mastery of Transcription” was released in 2010, including works from Debussy (La Mer) and Ravel (La Valse). This recording was winning an award in Japan. In 2011 they release “Liszt and the devil” with the transcription by Liszt himself of the Faust Symphony and the second Mephisto Waltz. All recordings are released by the firma Regulus. Since 1999, he has been artistic director of one of the biggest music festivals in Europe, MusicAlp in Courchevel, together with the violinist Dong-Suk Kang.
In 1996 Pascal Devoyon was appointed Professor at the Berlin University of the Arts. In 2001 Pascal Devoyon was created Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite, one of the most prestigious awards of his native country.
村田是一位致力于室内乐表演的演奏家，她多次获邀在众多国际音乐节上与Dong-Suk Kang,StevenIsserlis, Charles Neidich, RomainGuyot等音乐家一同表演，自2006年起，她已与Pascal Devoyon在越来越多的音乐会上表演双钢琴，其中包括许多欧洲和亚洲音乐节的邀请。2008年发行了两张专辑，第二张专辑《Mastery of transcription》荣获“CD艺术大奖”。2011年他们发行了专辑《李斯特与魔鬼》，收录有李斯特的浮士德交响曲和梅菲斯托圆舞曲，由firma Regulus录制发行。
Rikako Murata graduated from Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music in 1996, where she studied with Tami Yabe, YoshieKohra, Halina Czerny Stefanska and Nana Hamaguchi. As a student, she was chosen to perform with the University Orchestra, and in 1996 received a scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) to continue her studies at Berlin University of the Arts (UdK) withPascalDevoyon.
In 1997, she was prize winner at the Maria Canals International Piano Competition, and in 2000 won 3rd prize at the Porto International Piano Competition. She has performed solo recitals in Tokyo and Berlin, and has made numerous radio broadcasts. In 1998 her performance of Mozart's Piano Concerto KV467 with the Berlin Symphony Orchestra received high acclaim and she has been invited back every year since. She has already made over 15 appearances at the Berlin Philharmonic Hall.
While studying at Berlin University of Arts, Rikako won many scholarships including the DAAD, Nafoeg Scholarship, Rohm Music Foundation and Hindemith Foundation. After graduating with unanimous top honors in 2000, she continued studying on the Soloist course“Konzertexamen”.
Since 2003, she has been teaching at the Berlin University of Arts.She also gives master classes at CourchevelMusicAlp, one of the biggest summer music festivals in Europe and, as part of her well received private lesson series “Message From Berlin”,in Japan.
Rikako is a devoted chamber musician, and has been invited by many international festivals to perform with musicians such as Dong-Suk Kang,StevenIsserlis, Charles Neidich, RomainGuyot. Since 2006, she has performed in increasing numbers of concerts as a duo with Pascal Devoyon, including numerous invitations from festivals in Europe and Japan.Since 2008 two recording were released and 2nd CD”Mastery of transcription” won “CD Art’s prize”. In 2011 they release “Liszt and the devil” with the transcription by Liszt himself of the Faust Symphony and the second Mephisto Waltz. All recordings are released by the firma Regulus.
DEBUSSY «en blanc et noir»
MERLET «Musique pour deux pianos»
MESSIAEN «Visions de l’Amen»
2010年发行«Mastery of transcription»
Awarded in Japan
DEBUSSY «Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune»
DEBUSSY «La Mer» (four hands)
RAVEL «La Valse»
2011年发行«Liszt and the devil»
Awarded in Japan
LISZT Faust Symphony
LISZT Mephisto Waltz 2 (four hands)
Lecture about Piano technic «how to become a friend of your piano» Released 2011
(Translation :Rikako Murata)
第一曲：老顽固博士I. Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum
第二曲：玩具大象的催眠曲II. Jimbo's Lullaby
第三曲：洋娃娃小夜曲III. Serenade for a Doll
第四曲：白雪飞舞IV. The Snow is Dancing
第五曲：牧童V. The Little Shepherd
第六曲：黑娃娃步态舞VI. Golliwogg's Cake-Walk
1. 水中倒影Reflets dans I'Eau.Andantino molto
2. 向拉莫致意 Hommage à Rameau.Lent et grave
双钢琴 2 pianos
《牧神午后前奏曲》rélude à l'après-midi d'un faune