Bio

Prise à Concertgebouw (B) - Rêve d'éléphant Orchestra

He begins the trumpet at the age of seven years in Nevers[FR], Paris continuous learning at the CIM Jazz and parallel classical music at the conservatory (first trumpet price). He finsh learning at National Jazz Conservatory Music and Dance of Paris with a Jazz price.

It directs and composes for big band Bourg La Reine ready for ten years. Now, he coordonate department of Jazz of Bourges Conservatory.

Plays in the Brass Fantasy Lester Bowie, Marc Ducret Quintet, sextet Christophe Marguet, Sébastien Texier Quintet, Print & Friends Sylvain Cathala , Bruno Regnier X’Tet, Ciné X’Tet, Orchestre National de Jazz,

Seasoned performer in modern and contemporary jazz creations in Europe, he shared the stage with top international musicians.

Henri Texier- STRADA SEXTET Albert Mangelsdorff, Baptiste Trottignon, Alban Darche-QUEEN BISHOP, Anouar Brahem, Gilles Coronado, Jim Black, Chris Speed, Tchamitchian Claude, Yves Robert, Michel Massot, Francois Thuillier, Paolo Fresu, Christophe Lavergne, Uri Caine-Goldberg Variations- Othello’s Syndrome, Olivier Benoit, Enrico Rava, Andy Emler-Megaoctet, ARFI, Barbara Walker, Joyce Hamman, Desdamona.

Lead Beyound Mountains Quartet 2010 Label Yolk with Eric Echampard, drums, Benjamin Moussay, keyboards, Jean-Luc Lehr, bass.

Projects Current Leader:

« HUB CAP », a tribute to Freddie Hubbard [BEX / VANKENHOVE / HENOCQ]

« DONQUI » a trumpet solo and electronic machines (programmation)

« POINT OF VIEWS » [VANKENHOVE / CAINE / BALLARD / BOISSEAU]

Sideman current projects:

BROTHERWOOD HERITAGE (François Raulin)

CROSSWORD (Jean-Louis Pommier)

Guest :

Brass Fantasy – Lester Bowie (USA) -=- Sextet – Christophe Marguet -=- Quintet – Sébastien Texier -=- Quintet – Marc Ducret -=- Orchestre National de Jazz (Fr-It) -=- X’tet – Bruno Régnier -=- Le Gros Cube – Alban Darche -=- Hommage à Hendricks – Mimi Lorenzini -=- Qüntêt – Jean-Louis Pommier -=- Rêve d’Eléphant Orchestra (Be) -=- Les variations Goldberg – Uri Caine (USA) -=- Othello de Verdi- Uri Caine -=- Prints & Friends – Sylvain Cathala -=- Mots Croisés – Jean-Louis Pommier -=- Henri Texier -=- Didier Levallet -=- Anouar Brahem -=- Ganluigi Trovesi -=- Hasse Poulsen -=- Claude Tchamitchian -=- Yves Robert -=- Manu Codjia -=- François Corneloup -=- Jianluca Petrella -=- Javier Girotto -=- Guillaume Orti -=- Antoine Praverman -=- Bruno Chevillon -=- Andy Emler -=- François Thuillier -=- Rémi Sciuto -=- Frank Vaillant -=- Gilles Coronado -=- Christophe Lavergne -=- Jim Blake -=- Chris Speed -=- Michel Massot -=- Barbara Walker -=- Paolo Fresu -=- Enrico Rava -=- Nguyen’Le -=- …