BIOGRAPHY
Fréderic is an internationally renowned professor who directs Master Classes all over the world (Europe, Asia, USA, South America, New Zealand, ...)
Creator of an accordion method based on the theme "The Movement Creates The Sound" entitled New Technical Approach.
Winners of the largest international competitions in 1992, he has since shared his pedagogy with many artists from around the world and prepares them in turn for international competitions.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • President of the Confédération Mondiale de l’Accordéon since 2005
  • Member of the Jury of major international competitions: CIA, CMA, Castelfidardo, Klingenthal, etc.
  • Professor at the Paris IX Conservatory until 2001
  • Director of the International Accordion Center (France)
  • Product Manager and Fun Line Designer for Hohner since 1993
  • Creator of the Web TV "Deschamps Channel" 100 % Accordion and 1st Skype Lessons & Master Classes Online.
  • Accompanying singers Josh Groban, LAAM, Francis Lemarque, Laetitia Casta, Charles Trenet, ...
  • TV presenter on France Television : "The Musette Time " 2001
  • Accordion Teacher in Haute Ecole de Musique de Lausanne 2020.

  • ACCOMPLISHMENTS & COMPETITIONS
    1992:
  • 1st Prize Coupe Mondiale - Trossingen (Germany)
  • 1st Prize Trophée Mondial - Recanatti (Italy)
  • 1st Prize International Competition in Klingenthal (Germany)
  • State Diploma of Professor of Music.

  • 1998 - 1999 - 2000: Award for Best International Professor - Castelfidardo (Italy)

    2007: Prize awarded by the magazine "Accordion Accordionist" for Best Teacher of the Year.

    STUDENTS & PEDAGOGICAL RELATIONSHIPS
    France
    Vincent Peirani, Jerome Richard, Marielle Roy, Arnaud Guimard, Camille Privat, Benoit Chabod, Frank Telot, Benoit Nortier, Vincent Carenzi Michael Vigneau, Xavier Rollet, Alexander Léauthaut, Julie Blocher, William Lopes, Eric et Guillaume Lopes, Frédéric Baldo, Guillaume Fric, Michael Richard, Magali Boissier, Julian Gonzales, Olivier Selac, Phil Bouvier, Carine Vigny, Patricia Burban, Dorothy Lhoir, Mathilde Royet, Cyril Blanchard, Elsa Gourdy, Estelle Sauvain, Michel Pollo, Alexandre Monnier, Aurélie Gusto, Jean Ribeiro, Arnaud Rouvellat, Caroline Ruhland, Laurence Legris, Emmanuel Roland, Alain Peter Krummenacher, Romain Dupuis, Guillaume Fric, Romain Pruvost, Florine Malherbe, Leith del Campo, etc.

    International
    Grayson Masefield (NZ), Petar Maric (Serbia), Vladislav Pligovka (Bielorussia), Adragna Pietro (Italy), Christel Sautaux (Swizerland), Alexander Kolovski (Macedonia), Sergei Luran (Russia), Pavel Zyabko (Russia), Alexander Veretennikov (Russia), Evin Keli (Ireland), Esti Jaka (Spain), Jose Dias (Portugal), João Barradas (Portugal), Natanael Teixeira (Portugal), Augustinas Rakauskas (Lithuania), Anne Mari Kanniainen (Finland), Ernesto Calderon (Chile), Loui Herinx ( Austria), Liu Zhao (China), Nova Wan (China), Young (China), Liam Liam (China), Fan Ye Li (China), Jessica (China), Quintet of Trossingen (Germany), Young Art Quartet (Germany), Alexander Cargneli (Germany), Matthias Matzke (Germany), Sabrina Ghislain (Belgium), Emanuel Chailly (Belgium), Emanuel Account (Belgium), Yevgeniy Nosov (USA), Patricia Bartell (USA), Joshua Trenel (Center Africa), Radu Laxgang (Moldavia), Dorin Grama (Moldavia), Paul Chamberlain (Scotland), Matthias Bender (Germany), Regis Vitse (Belgium), Bijun Wei (China), Campbel Hill (NZ), Christine Schmidt (Germany), Liao Cheng Han (China), Claudio Huerta (Chile), Ignacio Leiva (Chile), Daniel Angel Canderon (Chile), Vitaly Kondratenko (Russia), Michele Bianco (Italy), Valentin Metzger (Germany), Michael Rettig (Germany), Nicolae Gutzu (Moldova), Erwin Bahamondas (Chile), Pablo Tellez (Chile), Hean Jeon (Korea), Laimonas Salijus (Lithuania), Ian Mitchell (USA), Naomi Harris (Japan), Kristaps Ginters (Latvia), Jonas Vozbutas (Lithuania), Radu Ratoi (Moldova), Szymon Swierzewski (Poland), Nikodem Sobek (Poland), Slavic Moseichuk (Ukraine), etc.