Jeannot Sanavia (*1962) begins his musical studies at the Conservatoire in Esch/Alzette. He studies Double Bass with Jean Poppe and continues at the Conservatoire Royal of Brussels in the class of Robert Devillers. After graduating he returns with Jean Poppe. From 2002 until 2003 he studies with Carol Harte in Maastricht.
Actually he teaches double bass at the Conservatoire du Nord in Ettelbruck.
Besides his activity as teacher and performer, he composes scores for documentary and fiction movies. Moreover he composes also chamber music for different ensembles and pieces for larger orchestras.
In 2011 he performs his double bass concerto in Heilbronn/Germany.