The vast experience acquired as a chamber pianist, accompanist and vocal coach makes Francis Perron a sought-after partner. This has led to close collaboration with, among others, the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, the Opéra de Montréal, the Nouvel Ensemble Moderne, the Orchestre symphonique de Québec, the Wien Kammeroper, the conservatories of Vienna and Zurich Winterthur, ARD Musik Wettbewerb, the Salzburg Summer Academy, the University of Freiburg, the Avignon International Violin Competition, the Fritz Kreisler International Violin Competition in Vienna, the Royaumont Festival and the Concours musical international de Montréal. He has given master classes at the Vancouver International Song Institute, the Canadian Institute of Vocal Arts, Orford Music, Mexico Liederfest, the Paris and Lyon Conservatory, and the New England Conservatory in Boston. In May 2013, he won the Best Voice-Piano Duet Award at the Positively Poulenc Competition in New York. He has accompanied in recital numerous renowned artists, such as François Le Roux and Nathalie Paulin.
A founder member of the Orford Six Pianos ensemble, Francis Perron already has several recordings to his credit and has been heard many times on Radio-Canada, CBC and Radio-France Internationale. He also pursued a very active career as a pianist, both in Europe and in North America. He is currently an assistant professor at the Faculty of Music at the Université de Montréal where he teaches Lied and Melody classes and is responsible for the accompanying program.