A Brave New World of Music With Sylvain Rifflet

Sylvain Rifflet

Alliance Française de Bangalore recently set the hearts of music aficionados in the subcontinent aflutter when it announced that it was piloting the four-city tour of Sylvain Rifflet in India. The French composer, saxophonist and clarinettist is a force to be reckoned with in the world of music. Rifflet has performed or recorded with some of the most […]

Getting Jazzy with EYM Trio

The EYM Trio

It was a cold November day in 2010 when Elie (Dufour), Yann (Phayphet) and Marc (Michel) met in Lyon. The spark was instantaneous and the EYM Trio was born ! As is often the case, the pianist, double bass player and drummer share common musical tastes. Indeed, among their influences are jazz legends like Duke Ellington, […]

French Touch at Simhastha Kumbh Mahaparv

The Jazz Trio at Simhasth Kumbh Mahaparv - 2016

The Simhastha Kumbh Mahaparv organised by the Department of Culture, Government of Madhya Pradesh is an unrivalled celebration in India. It is one of the four principal Kumbh Melas which are the largest spiritual gatherings in the world. The celebration takes place once every twelve years and is celebrated by taking a holy dip in the […]

For Piloot, the sky is the limit!

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Like all Alliances Françaises in India and Nepal, the Alliance Française de Delhi takes great pride in promoting intercultural interaction between the subcontinent and France. Towards this end, AF Delhi will be organizing a 5-city tour of the experimental jazz group P I L O O T from April 30, 2016 to May 13, 2016. The trio will perform at […]

Yôkaï: Experience Music in Colour with Anne Paceo

Anne Paceo Yôkaï (c) Serge Braem

Anne Paceo, a leading figure of the contemporary Jazz scene in France will be visiting Bangalore, Chennai, Chandigarh and Delhi between the 19 and 24 September as a part of her India tour. An accomplished performer, Paceo has already performed in over 36 different countries, been the recipient of several prestigious prizes including “Victoire de la Musique” […]

Let’s Jazz it up with Erik Truffaz!

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World-renowned jazz artist Erik Truffaz comes to India once again in November. Along with his band, he will be touring Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore and Goa, extending the exuberant reach of jazz music. India is not new to the tunes of Jazz music. Previously, several festivals and concerts have been organised in India like the ones in […]

The OZMA fever in India

OZMA meets Darpana

It catches you, holds you tight and grows stronger in you…! And you don’t want to get rid of it. Their magic of music is indescribable, their tunes are finest and their performance mind-blowing. The audience did not stop shouting “encore” after every numbers. Indeed, they carried us “far away from our seats”. The OZMA […]

Ozma in Inda

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OZMA was born as a trio (Adrien Dennefeld – Guitar, Edouard Séro-Guillaume – E-Bass, Stéphane Scharlé – Drums) in 2001 in eastern France and became a quintet in 2004 with the arrival of David Florsch – Saxophones and Guillaume Nuss – Trombone. The members of the band grew up musically together through a common passion […]

Hadouk Trio comes to India

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After the success of « Utopies » and « Baldamore » (50 000 albums sold) and having been awarded the prestigious prize ‘Victoires de la Musique Jazz’ in 2008, Hadouk Trio is back with a new album, taking us a step further towards and into an ethereal world. Hadouk Trio Following in the footsteps of Hermann Melville […]

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Directeur de publication : Délégation Générale de la Fondation Alliance Française en Inde et au Népal

Rédacteur en chef : Laurent Elisio Bordier

Rédacteur/Coordinateur national : Siddharth Bhatt

Rédacteurs, contributeurs : Guillaume, Abhirami, Alexandre, Chintan, Cléa, David, Eleonore, Elie, Kanika, Karine, Nita, Thomas, Malvika, Marie-Joëlle, Meera, Mayuri, Mitushi, Alice, Prutha, Romain, Ritika, Manas, Supriya ...