1st Prize winner of the Queen Elisabeth Competition 2017 in Brussels, Victor Julien-Laferrière also won the 1st Prize and two special prizes at the 2012 Prague Spring International Competition. In 2018, he was awarded the Victoire de la Musique in France as ‘Instrumental Soloist of the Year’.
Highlights of the 2021/22 season include performances at Theatre des Champs-Elysées with Alexandre Kantorow, with Orchestre National de France under David Robertson, Les Siècles and François-Xavier Roth, Orchestre National de Lyon under Elim Chan, Orchestre National de Lille and Alexandre Bloch, Liege Royal Philharmonique and Quebec Symphony Orchestra with Eivind Gullberg Jensen, alongside concerts at Brugge Concertgebouw, Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel, Hohenems Schubertiade with David Fray and Renaud Capuçon, among many others.
Victor Julien-Laferrière performs with renowned orchestras worldwide, including RoyalConcertgebouw Orchestra, Orchestre de Paris, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, Brussels Philharmonic, Belgium National Orchestra, Antwerp Symphony Orchestra, and with prestigious conductors such as Valery Gergiev, Kristiina Poska, Emmanuel Krivine, Tugan Sokhiev, Elim Chan, Maxim Emelyanychev, Jun Märkl, Philippe Herreweghe, Nathalie Stutzmann, Stéphane Denève, Joshua Weilerstein, Eivind Gullberg Jensen, Gergely Madaras and Ben Glassberg.
His recital and chamber music projects lead him to prestigious venues and festivals such as Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Lucerne KKL, Brussels BOZAR, Zurich Tonhalle, Philharmonie de Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Essen Philharmonie, Klavier-Festival Ruhr, Rheingau Musik Festival, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Festival, Gstaad Sommets Musicaux, Aix-en-Provence Easter Festival, Copenhagen Summer Festival, and La Folle Journée in Nantes.