FonctionMusicien, compositeur, arrangeur
StructureInvité par la Spedidam
Pierre Durand is jazz guitar player and composer.
He's studied in several schools including the prestigious national conservatory of Paris (CNSM). He was rewarded several times at the international contest of La Défense.
He plays with great artists such as Archie Shepp.
He recorded his first album, a solo, in New Orleans: "Chapter One: NOLA Improvisations" (2013 / Les disques de Lily).
His next one, with his "ROOTS" 4tet, will be released in Feb. 2016).
He performed in various festivals such as: Jazz à Vienne, Europajazz, Galway fest, Montreal Festiblues, Barbican Center, Middleheim...