Listen to Romane, Frédéric Manoukian Orchestra in full in the this site app. Play on this site. You look like someone who appreciates good music.
On the present release - as the liner notes claim his 9th which means I'm regrettably still short two - he joins forces with the Frederic Manoukian Orchestra to transfer nine of his most celebrated original compositions from the traditional trio formation - lead guitar, rhythm guitar, double bass, sometimes augmented by fiddle, clarinet or accordion - into the symphonic Big Band milieu. What on paper sounds like a surefire recipe for stylistic disaster transforms in the capable hands of arranger Manoukian into pure inspiration.
Romane is the founder of French Guitare magazine, the first issue of which was published in March 1997. The title became French Guitare et Chanson in 2000 and ceased publication in the same year. Gypsy Jazz with Derek Sebastian (method), Paul Beuscher - Arpèges. La Pompe with Derek Sebastian (method). 2002: Romane & the Frédéric Manoukian Orchestra, Frémeaux & Associés. 2003: Swing in Nashville, Frémeaux & Associés. 2003: Djangovision, Frémeaux & Associés.
Romane "Romane & The Frederic Manoukian Orchestra" Iris Music French jazz guitarist Romane has long been at the avant garde of Gypsy jazz. With one foot firmly keeping time in the past, his compositions look toward a brave new future. This should come of little surprise, as one of Romane’s heroes was Pierre Baro Ferret, the originator of the strange genre of bebop waltzes that fused old musette stylings with modern jazz. But on this new album, Romane takes a step backward in time while also taking a step forward
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At the age of sixteen, Jordana decided to audition for the seventh season of Nouvelle Star in Marseille, and managed to convince the jury with her version of Louis Armstrong's What a wonderful world. She finished in third place. After her elimination, she signed a record deal with Sony Music and released her eponymous debut album on 29 March 2010. It sold 10,169 copies in its first week and managed to enter the French SNEP Album Chart at.
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