Pierrick Pédron

Cheerleaders - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9511-2
  • Barcode: 614427951120
  • German Release: 30/09/2011
  • Genre: Saxophone Jazz, French Jazz

In Frankreich gefeiert, bei uns die neue Jazz-Verheißung: Originell und überraschend tänzelt Alt-Saxofonist Pierrick Pédron zwischen den Genres.

Only digitally available

Jazz is a musical world language that knows no limits and can bridge even the longest distances. Nevertheless, cultural barriers still exist in music; for example between Germany and France, two neighbours who in general have enjoyed a close and friendly cultural relationship. What other reason could there be for the fact that the alto saxophonist Perrick Pédron has been almost completely unknown in Germany until now? The exceptionally skilled 42-year-old musician has been playing jazz professionally for a quarter of a century and has won the “Councours de la Defense” in France along with other prestigious awards, including the “Prix Django Reinhardt” and “Prix Boris Vian”. The three albums that he has released under his own name have received international acclaim and he is known as the major endorser of Selmer, by far the most import...

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Pierrcik Pédron / alto saxophone
Chris De Pauw / guitar
Laurent Coq / piano, keyboards
Vincent Artaud / bass
Franck Agulhon & Fabrice Moreau / drums
and others

Recording Information

Produced by Ludovic Bource

Recorded by Jean Lamoot at ICP Bruxelles (Aug. 2010)
Mixed by Jean Lamoot at Ferber Studio Paris (Sept./ Oct. 2010)
Mastered by Chris Athen at Sterling Sound New York