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Pierre Favre Ensemble

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Pierre Favre Ensemble

Pierre Favre Ensemble has been played on NTS in shows including Life on Planet X, featured first on 21 November 2017. Songs played include Frog Songs.

A ten piece ensemble led by swiss drummer Pierre Favre. Favre uses this ongoing project to pursue his compositional and orchestral interests, which on Le Voyage have led him to assemble a ten-piece chamber orchestra comprising six horns, two basses, guitar and percussion.

Members are Frank Kroll soprano saxophone and B clarinet, Samuel Blaser trombone, Philipp Schaufelberger guitar, Beat Hofstetter soprano saxophone, Sascha Armbruster alto saxophone, Andrea Formenti tenor saxophone, Beat Kappeler baritone saxophone, Wolfgang Zwiauer bass guitar, Bänz Oester…

Frog Songs
Pierre Favre Ensemble
ECM Records1984
Frog Songs
Pierre Favre EnsembleECM Records1984