Jazz concert by French trio in Hanoi

A jazz concert featuring the Panossian trio will be held at the French Cultural Centre L'Escape in Hanoi on September 27.

Voted ‘Best Newcomers in 2011’ by TSF jazz-a French radio station, the trio always find a perfect combination in piano, contrabass and drums to bring to the audience a smoothing and energetic music.

Established in 2009, the trio has three members including pianist Remi Panossian, drummer Frédéric Petitprez and contrabassist Maxime Delporte.

The group has released an album called ‘Add Fiction’ in January 2011 and has performed on many famous stages in France and other countries such as Germany, Venezuela, Algeria, Belgium and Portugal.

They have also performed in almost 40 performances in Asia including Tokyo Jazz Music Festival (Japan), Jarasum Jazz Music Festival (Korea), Taichung Jazz Music Festival (Taiwan) and Nanjing Jazz Music Festival (China).

This is the first time they have come to Vietnam on their 4th tour of Asia and on the occasion of their newly released album.

Compiled by Kim Khanh

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