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Benjamin Duboc

Benjamin Duboc was born May 20, 1969.

double bass player / improviser / electroacoustic composer / sound engineer

Benjamin Duboc is a very strong voice on double bass, born 1969, studied with JF Jenny-Clark & Bernard Cazauran, and has played with many great musicians (as Ernest Dawkins, Bertrand Denzler, Roy Campbell, Jean-Luc Cappozzo, Sabir Mateen, Byard Lancaster, Daniel Erdmann, Abdelahaï Bennani, Michel Doneda, Daunik Lazro, Sunny Murray, John Betsch…). And also with Henry Grimes for a great duet in Paris. He leads the “Nuts” quintet with Itaru Oki & Rasul Siddik on trumpets, & Makoto Sato & Didier Lasserre on drums. He plays in “The fish” with Jean-Luc Guionnet on alto sax & Edward Perraud on drums (double cd on Ayler Records) and Rocks in the Sea with Mario Rechtern, Eric Zinman and Didier Lasserre. Benjamin has a beautiful and big sound, you really feel the ground while hearing him... it's somethin' ! He also is recorded on Amor Fati, Futura Marge, Creative sources, le petit label, sansbruit.

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Albums

This Is Not Art
This Is Not Art
Clean Feed Records
2015
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St. James Infirmary
St. James Infirmary
Improvised Beings
2014
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[no cover]
Parole Plongée
Improvising Beings
2014
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Primare Cantus
Primare Cantus
Ayler Records
2011
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[no cover]
L'Ombre Plus Vaste
Improvising Beings
2008
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[no cover]
Etau
Improvising Beings
2005
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