Lucie Leguay holds Masters degree in Orchestral Conducting from the Haute Ecole de Musique of Lausanne in Switzerland. She is also a graduate of the École supérieure of the Hauts de France (Lille) and the Regional Conservatory of Saint-Maur-des-Fossés (Paris).
Lucie is appointed in 2021 as assistant conductor to Mikko Franck at the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France. She won in 2019 the position of assistant conductor for four orchestras : Ensemble Intercontemporain (Paris) with Matthias Pintscher, Orchestre National d’île de France (Paris) with Case Scaglione, Orchestre National de Lille with Alexandre Bloch and Orchestre de Picardie (Amiens) with Arie Van Beek. Laureate of several international competitions, she has been distinguished in November 2018, during the first contest for young female orchestra conductors at the Philharmonie of Paris. She won the Florence Orchestra Camera Award in 2016 at the final of the International Orchestra Conducting Competition in Empoli (Italy).
Selected as assistant conductor at the Verbier Festival from 2019 to 2021, Lucie collaborates with conductors such as Valery Gergiev, Daniel Harding, Antonio Pappano, Klaus Mäkelä, Lahav Shani, Gabor Takacs-Nagy et Manfred Honeck. Trained as a conductor by Jean-Sébastien Béreau, she also received advice from renowned conductors such as Pekka Jukka Saraste, Mark Shanahan, Clark Rundell and Peter Eötvös. Since 2018 she has been working regularly with him in Budapest to follow the masterclasses in conducting dedicated to the contemporary repertoire