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Jerry Tachoir

Contemporary jazz recording artist. Leader of the Group Tachoir, has performed at most of the major concert halls and jazz festivals throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Most in demand artist/clinician for the Ludwig/Musser company. Jazz Duo with guitarist, Van Manakas. Author Contemporary Mallet Method - an Approach to the Vibraphone and Marimba published by Riohcat Music and distributed by Mel-Bay First to release educational videos for the vibraphone - www.masterstudyseries.com

Awards

Grammy nominee GMN composition winner Winner 9th and 10 International Jazz Composition Contest - Monaco

Gear

Musser mallet instrument Innovative Percussion - signature mallets - Jerry Tachoir model


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Highly original music by creative musician with dazzling improvisations
Primary Instrument

Vibraphone

Willing to teach

Advanced only

Clinic/Workshop Information

32 year artist/clinician for the Ludwig/Musser division of the Conn-Selmer company. Presented improvisation and advanced harmony clinics at most of the universities and colleges throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Featured artist at numerous Percussive Arts Society International Conventions and IAJE conventions

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