François Thuillier

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François Thuillier

François Thuillier (* 1967) is a French tuba and saxhorn player and composer who works in the fields of classical music, new improvisation music and jazz .

Live and act

Henning Sieverts and François Thuillier at Tonspuren Irsee 2014

Thuillier grew up in Doullens and then studied at the Conservatories of Amiens , Lille and Roubaix , before completing his studies with Fernand Lelong with prizes at the central Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse de Paris in 1986 . At the same time he pursued an education at the Center d'informations musicales in Paris . In 1989 he founded his own harmony orchestra . With this he performed compositions by, among others, Andy Emler , Jean-Marie Machado , Denis Badault and Franck Steckar. He has also performed works by Patrice Caratini , Jean Gobinet , Sylvain Kassap and Vinko Globokar as a soloist . As the European TV Brass Trio , he appeared together with Matthias Schriefl and Daniel Casimir . In the field of jazz he also worked with Marc Steckars tuba pack , the big band Quoi de neuf Docteur , with Michel Marre , Martial Solal , Louis Sclavis / Bernard Struber ( Le Phare ) and Patrice Caratini. He was also involved in productions by the Ensemble intercontemporain and the Lyon Opera. He can also be heard as a studio musician on almost 100 records, including by Sapho , Dick Annegarn , Michel Fugain , Michel Sardou , Gilbert Bécaud , Thomas Fersen and film music , and goes on tour with the euphonium player Anthony Caillet.

Thuillier is a professor at the Amiens Conservatory, has published his own compositions and teaching materials ( progression: méthode pour saxhorn, euphonium ) and has directed the Montonvillers Jazz Festival since 2004 .

Discographic notes

  • François Thuillier Brass Trio: Rose de Picardie
  • François Thuillier / Pierre "Tiboum" Guignon: Dédicaces (Nocturne)
  • François Thuillier / Andy Emler / Jean-Marie Machado: Place des vosges
  • Trio LPT.3: Déjà 7h?! ... (Yolk, with Christophe Lavergne, Jean-Louis Pommier )
  • François Thuillier / Anthony Caillet La Tour d'Ivoire

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