Hervé RoyBorn: December 5th, 1943, Herblay (France)
Died: January 12th, 2009, Paris (France)
Hervé Roy conducted the Eurovision orchestra on three occasions for three different countries, in 1969 (‘Maman, maman’ by Jean-Jacques for Monaco, 6th place), 1973 (‘Je vais me marier, Marie’ by Patrick Juvet for Switzerland, 12th place), and 1979 (‘J’ai déjà vu ça dans tes yeux’ by Jeane Manson for Luxembourg, 13th place). All three songs were arranged by him, in 1969 in collaboration with accordionist Achille Pellegrini.
In due course, a more extensive biography of Hervé Roy will be published on this website