Born in 1979, Jean-Baptiste Dupont began his musical studies at the piano. He discovered the organ later, at the age of 12 and began organ studies at the Institute of Sacred Music of Toulouse. He graduated with distinction from the organ departement at the Conservatoire in Toulouse. Jean-Baptiste Dupont’s organ, improvisation, harpsichord and piano teachers included Michel Bouvard, Louis Robilliard, Philippe Lefebvre, and Thérèse Dussaut. Jean-Baptiste Dupont has a repertoire ranging from the Renaissance to the present day. Jean-Baptiste Dupont has been hailed as one of the greatest young improvisers on the organ. Jean-Baptiste Dupont is organist of Bordeaux Cathedral since April 2012.