Christian-Pierre La Marca began playing the cello in Aix-en-Provence before studying in Paris with Jean-Marie Gamard and Philippe Muller.
Christian-Pierre La Marca has performed across the world: Paris, Londres, Vienna, Amsterdam, Berlin, Hamburg, Frankfurt, Schwarzenberg, Genève, Monaco, Venice, Saint-Petersburg, Moscow, New York, Delhi, Osaka, Tokyo, Melbourne and Sydney. He has appeared as a soloist with many leading orchestras.
Highly sought after in chamber music, Christian-Pierre La Marca plays with Nicholas Angelich, Kit Armstrong, Renaud Capuçon, Didier Lockwood, Augustin Dumay, Lawrence Power, Michel Portal, Thierry Escaich, Lise de la Salle, Jean-Frédéric Neuburger, Adam Laloum, Cédric Tiberghien, Eric Le Sage, David Kadouch, Jean Rondeau, Modigliani, Carducci, Hermès Quartets and singers Philippe Jaroussky, Bernarda Fink, Julie Fuchs, Karine Deshayes or Patricia Petibon.
He appears in major festivals (Verbier, Ravinia, Santander, Bad Kissingen, Meklenburg Vorpommern, Trondheim, Oxford, Printemps des Arts in Monaco, Pablo Casals, Aix-en-Provence, La Roque d’Anthéron, La Grange de Meslay, Auvers-sur-Oise, La Folle Journée in Nantes, Saintes, Montpellier, Menton...). Christian-Pierre La Marca is a founding member of the renowned Trio Dali and plays regularly in recital with pianist Lise de la Salle.
He plays a unique golden period Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume cello (1856). The Vocation Foundation allows him to play a rare Jacob Eury cello bow (1825).