Romain Collin

Press Enter - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9583-2
  • Barcode: 614427958327
  • German Release: 24/04/2015
  • Genre: Piano Jazz, Jazz, French Jazz

"I always associate visuals with music - and music with visuals," says New York based, french-born pianist and composer, Romain Collin. From the very first note on his ACT debut, Press Enter, his music creates evocative moving pictures which cast a spell on the listener. Vivid musical storytelling is at the core of Collin's vision. His compositions, built around powerful melodic themes, fascinate with their far-reaching dynamic and emotional range.

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"I always associate visuals with music - and music with visuals," says New York based, french-born pianist and composer, Romain Collin. From the very first note on his ACT debut, Press Enter, his music creates evocative moving pictures which cast a spell on the listener. Vivid musical storytelling is at the core of Collin's vision. His compositions, built around powerful melodic themes, fascinate with their far-reaching dynamic and emotional range.  Alongside drummer Kendrick Scott and bassist Luques Curtis, Collin's music moves seamlessly between dramatic crescendos and subtle ensemble interplay, whilst all at once creating striking imagery for the listeners.Romain Collin first came to the piano at an early age through classical music. Shortly thereafter, he discovered Oscar Peterson, Erroll Garner and Herbie Hanco...

line up

Romain Collin / piano, sound design & programming
Luques Curtis / double bass
Kendrick Scott / drums

Mino Cinelu / percussion (09)
Megan Rose / vocals (01 & 08)
Jean-Michel Pilc / whistles (05)
Grey McMurray / guitar (04)
Laura Metcalf / cello


Recording Information

Recorded October 7 - 9, 2013 at the Clubhouse, Rhinebeck (NY)
Tracking, mixing and additional programming by Jeremy Lucas
Mastered by Mark Wilder at Battery Studios (NY)

Produced by Romain Collin and Matt Pierson

Music composed & arranged by Romain Collin
except otherwise noted