Amazon.com Widgets
Track

Richard Galliano

Primary Instrument: Accordion

Born: December 12, 1950    

Richard Galliano

Richard Galliano has succeeded, through his musical emphasis on melody, rhythm, and harmony, in imposing his instrument in musical contexts that previously ignored it-jazz festivals (Marciac, Vienne, Montréal, etc.) and classical concert halls (Academia Santa-Cecilia in Rome, the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées in Paris, Milan' s la Scala, etc.).

He was born in Cannes on December 12, 1950. He studied piano and accordion with his father, Lucien Galliano, before pursuing his musical studies at the Nice Conservatory, presided at that time by organist Pierre Cochereau. He studied counterpoint, harmony, and trombone, graduating with a 1er Prix d' Excellence in 1969. In parallel with this musical apprenticeship he took part in international accordion competitions. Playing J.S. Bach, Tchaikovsky, Ravel and Gershwin, he won first prize in the accordion “World Cup” two years in a row (1966, Valence, Spain and 1967, Calais, France) as well as the President's Prize in 1968 (under President Charles de Gaulle)....
read more

  • BUY

    Nino Rota

    Triloka Records
    2011
  • BUY

    Tangaria

    Warner Bros.
    2010
  • BUY

    Love Day: Los Angeles Sessions

    Milan Records
    2009
  • BUY

    Love Day: Los Angeles Sessions

    Milan Records
    2008
  • BUY

    Ten Years Ago

    Milan Records
    2008
  • BUY

    Love Day - Los Angeles Sessions

    Triloka Records
    2008
  • BUY

    Luz Negra

    Milan Records
    2007
View More Albums

This information is provided by discogs.com or the profile administrator.

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Events Calendar

Sorry, there are no Richard Galliano events available at this time. Submit one now.

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

Rank: 232 Views: 20,097 Fans: 6
Featured recording “Tangaria”

Tangaria

Warner Jazz (2010)
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Tom Chang

Tom Chang

About | Enter

Cedar Walton

Cedar Walton

About | Enter

Sheryl Bailey

Sheryl Bailey

About | Enter

Roscoe Mitchell

Roscoe Mitchell

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