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Piano, keys, MadMacs and 9volt. Undocile jazz, beats, and more.  



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A brilliant and unconventional French pianist.____ 
Un pianiste Français brillant et original.
— Nate Chinen, The New York Times

One of the most distinctive pianists on the international scene.
— Bill Shoemaker, Jazz Times

At once otherworldly and organic.____
A la fois étheré et organique.
Alex Varty, The Georgia Straight

Delbecq, the pathfinder.____ Delbecq, l'éclaireur.
Francis Marmande, Le Monde


Benoît Delbecq appears on the "rising stars / piano" list of the 2018 Downbeat Magazine Critic’s Poll.



OUT MARCH 17, 2018 on CF

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BENOIT DELBECQ 4
Spots on Stripes

Cleanfeed CF 462 CD

Mark Turner, tenor sax
Benoît Delbecq, piano
John Hébert, bass
Gerald Cleaver, drums


Spots on Stripes
 
best of May 2018 - JAZZ MAGAZINE 
eluCitizenjazz.com award !
**** by Gregg Daniel Miller in FreeJazzBlog
Grade A in Jazz Trail (USA)  "One of the most exciting works of his career." (Felipe Freitas)
**** in "Espresso" (PT)
**** in Klenkes (D)

Recorded June 2017 in NJ. Photo by John Rogers. Design by Travassos.

------> HD 24/88.2 download on Bandcamp is available !









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none______  as a leader: Delbecq 3, Delbecq 4,
Delbecq 5,Delbecq Unit, piano solo, Mad Macs, Fun House, Secret Heroes ...      

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______ groups and collaborations: Plug and Pray, Illegal Crowns, Antichamber Music, Medusa Beats,The Recyclers, Kartet, les Amants de Juliette, Ambitronix, Manasonics, Pianobook, Crystal Magnets, Strings and Serpents, Pianoctail, 4Hands 1Breath, Deep Ford...

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 ______as a sideman      

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______ multi-disciplinary projects





Concerts and Events 


SEP 01 EDWARD PERRAUD SYNAESTHETIC TRIP - Festival de l'Erdre à Nantes (17h30)

SEP 12 MARIO COSTA OXY PATINA with Bruno Chevillon and Benoît Delbecq - Lisboa, Capitolio  ____ CD launch tour
SEP 13 MARIO COSTA OXY PATINA with Bruno Chevillon and Benoît Delbecq - V.N. Gaia, Groove Wood  ____ CD launch tour
SEP 14 MARIO COSTA OXY PATINA with Bruno Chevillon and Benoît Delbecq - Viana, Bateforte  ____ CD launch tour

SEP 15 MEDUSA BEATS with Jonas Burgwinkel, Petter Eldh, Benoît Delbecq. Elb Philarmonie Festival, Hamburg
SEP 17 MEDUSA BEATS with Jonas Burgwinkel, Petter Eldh, Benoît Delbecq. Berlin

SEP 22 THE RECYCLERS. Steve Argüelles, Christophe "Disco" Minck, Benoît Delbecq. Studio 104 à Radio-France. Ouverture de la saison des concerts de France-Musique.

SEP 28 PLUG AND PRAY. Jozef Dumoulin and Benoît Delbecq. Opening of WALTER in Bruxelles.
SEP 29 Jozef Dumoulin and Benoît Delbecq. Opening of WALTER in Bruxelles. VEXATIONS by Eric Satie. a 24 hour performance. Any player welcome to join.


OCT 10 A Benoît Delbecq presentation, VCC Vancouver, 10:00.
OCT 12 GHOST LIGHTS Gordon Grdina, François Houle, Benoît Delbecq, Kenton Loewen - Vancouver
OCT 13 MEMORIAL CONCERT for KEN PICKERING. Vancouver. Dozens of players and friends to celebrate the life of the late Ken Pickering.

OCT 17-19 SARAH MURCIA PROJECT - a recording for an Arte-Tv special program

OCT 20 EDWARD PERRAUD SYNAESTHETIC TRIP Salzburg Festival AU

NOV 10 SARAH MURCIA EYEBALLING, Le Trion Les Lilas

NOV 23  SARAVAH revisité avec Areski, The Recyclers, Arlt, Borja Flames + Hyperculte + DJ set Waltraud Blischke - Festival BBX Boulogne 92

DEC 03  OXY PATINA Mario Costa, Benoît Delbecq, Manu Codja - Lisboa

















                                                                                                     

 

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