Guillaume Perret is Free!

Guillaume Perret       
Guillaume Perret is Free

After a tour in Africa, the saxophonist Guillaume Perret will return for a show at le Café de la Danse on November 17th to present his new album "Free" in which he reveals the essence of his music.

The choice of this charged word for the title of his new CD will surely nourish the already lively debate on the nature of Guillaume Perret’s brand of jazz. Just what exactly is it, anyway ? « Composed like a film score, FREE is a winding course ranging through various musical landscapes and emotional states », explains the saxophonist, inviting us in for a glimpse of his deepest artistic convictions : « I had to abandon some of the slick licks and sure-fire chops. Hard as that was, it freed my playing up and offered something better - artistic honesty… I don’t need to please an audience to feel confident on stage anymore, and I feel so much freer to play what I want to ».

You can also catch Guillaume Perret on October 14th for a showcase at la Cigale during the MaMA Event.


Guillaume Perret is available for touring in 2016-2017.

15/09 Keystone Big Band CHATEAUROUX
16/09 Ibrahim Maalouf SAN FRANCISCO
17/09 Guillaume Perret ACCRA
17/09 Ibrahim Maalouf MONTEREY
21/09 Guillaume Perret ABIDJAN
22/09 Ibrahim Maalouf QUEBEC
23/09 Ibrahim Maalouf MONTREAL
24/09 Guillaume Perret LOME
25/09 Térez Montcalm CLEON
29/09 Térez Montcalm CAGNES-SUR-MER
29/09 Ibrahim Maalouf COLUMBUS
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