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Primary Instrument: Bass

Born: September 12, 1951

Joelle Leandre started playing recorder but quickly moved to piano and from the age of 9 to 14 studied both piano and double bass in her home town of Aix-en-Provence. Her double bass teacher, Pierre Delescluse, encouraged her to apply to the Conservatoire National Superieur de Musique de Paris where she won first prize for double bass. In 1976 she received a scholarship to the Center for Creative and Performing Arts in Buffalo, a time that was to prove particularly influential due to encounters with Morton Feldman, and the music of Earl Brown, John Cage and Giacinto Scelsi. At the same time, she was able to experience the downtown New York music scene and continue her involvement in improvised music....
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Featured recording “Hasparren”

Hasparren

NoBusiness Records
2014
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    Hasparren

    NoBusiness Records
    2014
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    Live at Banlieue Bleue

    NoBusiness Records
    2013
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    Evidence

    Relative Pitch Records
    2013
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    Trans

    Kadima Collective
    2012
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    Live at the Ulrichsberg Kaleidophon

    Leo Records
    2011
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    Can You Hear Me?

    Leo Records
    2011
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    Before After

    Rogueart Records
    2011
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