Upcoming US Shows – Baptiste Trotignon Trio with D. Imbert et D Pallemaerts
Released in June 2000, his debut album Fluide won a Django d’Or for Best First Record in March 2001. In December 2001 the Jazz Academy awarded Baptiste Trotignon the Prix Django Reinhardt, an annual award given to the jazz musician of the year. He began to make fewer and fewer appearances as a sideman, performing instead with increasing frequency both with his trio and as a solo artist at international jazz festivals, including: Jazz in Marciac, Montréal, La Villette Jazz Festival, Montreux… Fall 2008, his label Naive re-releases for its 10 years anniversary his first solo album brought together with a piano solo recital recorded Salle Pleyel in Paris in May 2008. He played and/or worked with: An-gelique Kidjo, Claude Nougaro, Ari Hoenig and many others…. His latest album SHARE was recorded in New York in 2009. Artist website.
Dec 2 – Snug Harbor (New Orleans LA)
Dec 4 – (Bâton Rouge LA)
Dec 5 – Spivey Hall at Clayton State University (Atlanta GA)