French hornist Bertrand Chatenet was born in 1990. He started learning the horn with Patrice Petitdidier in the Conservatory of Gennevilliers and then with Jérome Rouillard (Horn), Paul Meyer and Eric Lesage (wind quintet). In 2009 he studied next to Erich Penzel, Christian Lampert and Christoph Eß at the Musikhochschule Stuttgart and since 2013 he studies with Christian-Friedrich Dallmann and Sebastian Posch at the Universität der Künste in Berlin.
Since 2010 he performs primarily as a soloist with major orchestras such as the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra(SWR), the Stuttgart Philharmonic, the Staatskapele Dresden, the orchestra of the State Opera of Bavaria, the Deutschen Symphonie Orchester Berlinetc. Bertrand Chatenet, after attending the Academy of the Staatskapele Berlin, is since June 2015 horn soloist in the orchestra.