Track

Debellefontaine Fabien

Born: 1981    Primary Instrument: Tuba

Debellefontaine Fabien

Every kind of Saxophones, Sousaphone, Tuba, Clarinet, Flute ... Here is my story.

Sent at 8 eight years to the neighbourhood music school, at saxophone due to a lack of staff in the city orchestra (i wanted to play the trumpet, by the way...), and after trying to spend a « classic » life, becoming Chemical & Physical Measurements Superior Technician (yes, ma'am), i realize that i definitely prefer blow horns.

Actually, Saxophone is not so bad !

After few years learning with Nicolas Dary, André Villéger, Philippe Macé, Tony Russo, Pierre Bertrand, Nicolas Folmer and Emyl Spanii (Paris 9th), i created a big band named L'Oreille Cassée, for wich i wrote all the pieces, and i recorded a CD album with Inama, co-led jazz sextet rewarded at Saint-Germain-des-Prés and La Défense 2007 Festivals....
read more

Awards:

Press Awards : CHOC Jazzmagazine : Big Four - Big Four CHOC Jazzmagazine : Ping Machine - Des Trucs Pareils **** Jazzmagazine : Big Four - Nos Sons Unis DECOUVERTE Jazz News : Ping Machine - Des Trucs Pareils DECOUVERTE Jazz News : Big Four - Nos Sons Unis DISQUE ELU Citizen Jazz : Ping Machine - Des Trucs Pareils Contests Awards : Winner of Saint Germain des Prés Jazz Contest (2007), Band Category, with Inama Winner of La Défense Jazz Contest (2007) Composition Category, with Inama
”Leur prestation est marquée par un mélange de précision, d'exactitude, de sens du détail, et de lyrisme, de spontanéité, de lâché prise, qu'incarnent l'élégance de Rafael Koerner, l'énergie de Julien Soro, la malice de Fabien Debellefontaine et la présence de Stéphane Caracci.” Franck Bergerot, JazzMagazine
**** decouverte choc
Big Four - Nos Sons Unis (Self Produced, 2011) Listen & Buy this CD
Julien Soro - Saxophones & Compositions / Fabien Debellefontaine - Tuba / Stephan Caracci : Vibraphone / Rafaël Koerner : Drums

**** decouverte
Ping Machine - Des Trucs Pareils (Neuklang, 2011) Listen & Buy CD
Fred Maurin . Guitare, compositions & direction / Jean-Michel Couchet . Sax alto & soprano / Fabien Debellefontaine . Sax alto ,flute & clarinette / Julien Soro . Sax ténor & clarinette / Florent Dupuit . Sax ténor, flûte, flûte alto & piccolo / Guillaume Christophel . Sax baryton & clarinette basse / Fabien Norbert . Trompette, trompette piccolo & bugle / Andrew Crocker . Trompette / Quentin Ghomari . Trompette & bugle / Bastien Ballaz . Trombone / Didier Havet . Trombone basse & tuba / Raphaël Schwab . Contrebasse / Rafaël Koerner . Batterie et percussions


Les Oignons - La Confiture (Black&Blue, 2010) Listen & Buy CD
Julien Silvand . Trompette, Chant & Compositions Olivier Defays . Saxophones, Chant & Compositions Dominique Mandin . Banjo Fabien Debellefontaine . Sousaphone Marion Sandner . Claquettes & Equilibres

****
Big Four - Big Four (Self Produced, 2009) Listen & Buy CD
Julien Soro - Saxophones & Compositions / Fabien Debellefontaine - Tuba / Stephan Caracci : Vibraphone / Rafaël Koerner : Drums


Ping Machine - Random Issues (Neuklang, 2009) Listen & Buy CD
Fred Maurin . Guitare, compositions & direction / Jean-Michel Couchet . Sax alto & soprano / Fabien Debellefontaine . Sax alto ,flute & clarinette / Julien Soro . Sax ténor & clarinette / Florent Dupuit . Sax ténor, flûte, flûte alto & piccolo / Guillaume Christophel . Sax baryton & clarinette basse / Fabien Norbert . Trompette, trompette piccolo & bugle / Andrew Crocker . Trompette / Sylvain Bardiau . Trompette & bugle / Bastien Ballaz . Trombone / Fidel Fourneyron . Trombone & tuba / Raphaël Schwab . Contrebasse / Rafaël Koerner . Batterie et percussions


Inama - La Boite Noire (Cristal, 2008) Listen & Buy CD
Julien Soro : Saxophone Alto / Fabien Debellefontaine : Saxophone Tenor / Amina Mezaache : Flute / Stephan Caracci : Vibraphone / Ronan Courty : Contrebasse / Laurent Gueirard : Batterie

Disclaimer: All About Jazz is not responsible for the accuracy of the discographical data at the website(s) provided. If a link is no longer valid, please contact discography@allaboutjazz.com. Thank you.

Sorry, no recommendations at this time.

Selmer Mark VI Tenor & Soprano Saxes Conn Lady Face Alto, Baritone Saxes & Sousaphone Conn 5J Tuba Hawkes & Sons 4Valves Euphonium Yamaha 281 Flute Buffet Crampon Bb Clarinet

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Events Calendar

Sorry, there are no Debellefontaine Fabien events available at this time. Submit one now.

TIP: Reach multiple calendar destinations with a single post. Learn now here.

Submit Take Five Answers. We'll publish your Take Five questions and answers as an article, feature it on the home page and link to it from your musician profile.
Post a formal announcement to the News Center. We'll publish it and syndicate it for you.






comments powered by Disqus
Rank: 25,445 Views: 515

Weekly Giveaways

Matthew Shipp

Matthew Shipp
About | Enter

Matt Ridley

Matt Ridley
About | Enter

Tord Gustavsen

Tord Gustavsen
About | Enter

Alfredo Rodriguez

Alfredo Rodriguez
About | Enter

An innovative and rich resource For Jazz Musicians

The All About Jazz musician database grows daily
with the help of musicians, supportive professionals and advocates.

Musician? Plug in and promote yourself today.

Learn how