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    Duo Fines Lames

    Renaud DETRUIT & Florent SEPCHAT

  • Steve Reich Duet

    DUET de Steve Reich par le Duo Fines Lames

    Pour commencer cette année en musique voilà notre vidéo clin d’œil à Steve Reich dont l'année 2016 s'est vu fêter ses 80 ans !
    Cette pièce, Duet est une commande faite à Steve Reich au début des années 1990. L'œuvre a été créée en 1995 par Yehudi Menuhin et Edna Michell.
    La pièce est composée pour deux violons solistes concertant et un octuor à cordes.
    La version que nous vous proposons est adaptée pour accordéon, vibraphone, marimba et réalisé en studio.



Introducing the Duo

Chromatic Accordion & Vibraphone/Marimba

This duo, struck bars paired up with blown bars, associates talented musicians of the same generation sharing the same passion. Their instruments present obvious similarities ( keyboards, polyphony, vibrating bars) although the ways of producing the sound are different but complementary.The chromatic accordion, the Vibraphone, the marimba all appeared fairly recently in the history of music.The three of them appeared at the beginning of the twentieth century, they play an outstanding part in all the spheres of the musical world : popular and traditional music, jazz ,rnodem and contemporary art music.The duo's originality resides in the association of percussion keyboards with the accordion, and in the way a dialogue is established between the instruments. They deal with a wide repertoire comprising the different musical spheres and demanding standards of composition and balance, linked with freedom and strong personality when improvising.

 

Amazing, the smoothness between vibraphone and accordion, perfection in the harmonic blend of blown and struck, artists cohesion in their efforts to build the beautiful through art. Listening is the concept of keystone, a common attention to the brother of gesture in trip, each solo at the service of a story, a narrative and aesthetic rendering high ... "

Doc Pilot, TMV Mag

 

New release "Fines Lames" 2016

Digital release on March 217 the 10th at Cristal Records

This first recording includes compositions by Renaud Detruit and Pablo Pico, famous standard of Eddy Louiss, Bill Evans and Airelle Besson and two reinterpretations of Béla Bartók's "Mikrokosmos". Besides the originality of the formation, accordion / percussive keyboards, this album is bound by the strong personality of the musicians, which offers a refined music, creative and generous, in an aesthetic of jazz, contemporary music and chamber music.

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New release "Fines Lames"

Digital release on March 217 the 10th at Cristal Records

This first recording includes compositions by Renaud Detruit and Pablo Pico, famous standard of Eddy Louiss, Bill Evans and Airelle Besson and two reinterpretations of Béla Bartók's "Mikrokosmos". Besides the originality of the formation, accordion / percussive keyboards, this album is bound by the strong personality of the musicians, which offers a refined music, creative and generous, in an aesthetic of jazz, contemporary music and chamber music.


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Renaud DETRUIT

Renaud DETRUIT

Vibraphone & Marimba

Renaud Détruit was born in Tours( 37). He studied music and percussion at the conservatoires of Tours, Boulogne - Billancourt and Orsay where he graduated in several disciplines. In order to broaden his field of knowledge he turned to jazz and improvisation under the guidance of Franck Tortiller. His career was strongly influenced by human and musical meetings. He belongs to a new generation of musicians eager to vary their artistic expression in a wide range of styles from chamber music to symphony orchestra, from contemporary creation to jazz ensembles and improvisation. After working with the French Navy Orchestra in Brest and playing with the Orchestra Symphonique de la Region Centre, the ensembles Itinéraire and Opus 16, the Mallet Workshop (as composer and arranger ) Renaud collaborates with Tours Symphony Orchestra, the National Orchestra of Lorraine, l'Opera en Plein Air, Atmusica (contemporary music ), the brass quintet Staccatours, the Mallet Horn Jazz Band ( horn big band ), ViBones Latin Jazz (Afro Cuban jazz 7tet ) the Synaptic Project ( composition, electro-jazz trio ) and with accordionist Florent Sepchat in a duo. He currently lectures at the Tours-Poitiers university, teaches percussion at the Tours conservatoire and accompanies jazz and contemporary dancing classes.

Florent SEPCHAT

Florent SEPCHAT

Chromatic Accordion

Florent Sepchat was born in Caen in 1981. He starts playing the accordion at 10 and as early as the age of 15 he is hired in baller orchestras. He moves to Tours in 1999 in order to study musicology at the Francois Rabelais University. He obtains a degree in 2009, decides to take up a teaching career and qualifies as a music teacher. Meanwhile he also studies harmony and classical composition at the Tours conservatoire, trains in jazz harmony with Thierry Vaillot and arrangement with Claude Duchet at Tours Jazz school. From 2006 he entirely devotes himself to music and gains experience within various ensembles with a view to integrate the accordion where it si not necessarily expected. A composer and accordionist with La Goutte au Nez (alternative brass band ), OnzeH30 ( rock song ) he also studies traditional music with Loic Da Silva ( mediterranean, Balkan, Latin musics). He is actively involved in the musical association La Saugrenue, and plays with Ygranka ( Balkan groove ), le Balluche de la Saugrenue ( musette roots ), Choro de Aksak ( Brazilian music ). He currently performs all over France and abroad. He composes and performs in two creations( Risque by J. Retallack and Reine de la Selle de bains by H. Levin ) by La Tumulte, a contemporary theatre company. He also performs in Patrick Chamblas’s shows for children ( L' arbre a Swing and Réveil ).

Concerts

Saison 2016/2017

01 Juin 2016
BERTHENAY (37)| Église|21h00
Festival les Musical en Confluences
4 Juin 2016
CHINON(37)|Collégiale Saint-Mexme|21h00
Festival Chinon en Jazz
22 Juillet 2016
LAVÉRUNE (34)|Église Saint-Pierre-aux-liens|19h00
Festival de Radio-France à Montpellier
23 Juillet 2016
SÉRIGNAN (34)|Musée Régional d'Art Contemporain|18h00
Festival de Radio-France à Montpellier
24 Juillet 2016
SAINT-GÉNIES-DES-MOURGUES (34)|Place de la Mairie|22h00
Festival de Radio-France à Montpellier
25 Juillet 2016
FOURQUES (34)|Auditorium les 2 Rhônes|21h00
Festival de Radio-France à Montpellier
10 Septembre 2016
LIGUEIL (37)|Place de l'église|18h30
Festival Percufolies
14 Janvier 2017
ORLÉANS (45)|Scène Nationale|15h00
Les Samedis du Jazz
19 Janvier 2017
CHATELLERAULT (86)|Nouveau théâtre|21h00
Festival Les Hivernales
29 Janvier 2017
SAINT-PATRICE (37)|Café concert|15h et 17h30
Festival Au Fil du Jazz
11 Février 2017
CHAMPIGNY SUR VEUDE (37)|2 rue Saint-Lâdre|21h00
La Bonne Dame
11 Avril 2017
PARIS (75)|Le SUNSET
Sortie de l'album Fines Lames
3 Mai 2017
PARIS (75)|La BELLEVILOISE
Sortie de l'album Fines Lames
22 Juin 2017
ORLÉANS (45)|Scène extérieure|23h00
Jazz à l'Eveché
11 Août 2017
SAINT-AVERTIN (37)|Guinguette de Port Avertin | 20h30
Programmation d'été
23 Août 2017
SAINTE-MAURE-DE-TOURAINE (37)|Scène principale
Festival Jazz O' cor des fermes
22 Septembre 2017
ORLÉANS (45)|Scène exterieure
Festival de Loire
14 Octobre 2017
TOURS (37)|37èeme Parallèle
Soirée Saugrenue
4 Novembre 2017
PONTARLIER (25)|Scène principale
Festival Jazz au Lavoir
10 Novembre 2017
VENDOME (41)|L'hectare, Scène Nationale
25 Novembre 2017
JOUÉ-LES-TOURS (37)|Médiathèque
10 Mars 2018
LOCHES (37)|Théâtre du Rossignolet

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