After more than a decade of worlwide touring with the
Moutin Reunion Quartet (5 albums out and more than 460 concerts),
the Moutin brother have created this new quintet in 2013 by releasing
the album "Lucky People".
The Moutin Factory Quintethas been very active from the start with
Europe as well as in the US.
In the summer 2016, the band has made a stop at the festival
JAZZ IN MARCIAC
where they have
performed for the first time on stage
the new material that they had previously recorded in Paris.
September 2016, they have release DEEP
the second album of the quintet.
This release was abudantly praised by the media from both side of the
Then, during the following year, the band has been on the road
a three weeks tour in North America (Chicago, New York, Detroit,
and concerts in France and in Belgium.
Simultaneously, in 2017, the Moutin Brother have been in artist's
on the region Auvergne. They have took this opportunity to meet two
great young saxophone
players - Franck
Pilandon and Gaspard Baradel - to form a quartet for some
This artistic meeting enthused the audience and the brothers who are
certainly going to give it a future.
To be followed....
will see the
in France, including a concert at the famous hall
In May, the brother have a "Carte blanche"
at l'Espace Lino Ventura in Athis-Mons
to celebrate 20 years of jazz program.
They will take this opportunity to invite six famous french and
for a concert full of surprises..
Stern - guitar Emmanuel
Bex - keyboards/organ Eric
Lelann - trumpet Antoine
Hervé - piano Géraldine
Laurent - alto saxophone Manu
Codjia - guitar
The next day, they will drive to Dunkerque
to play as a trio
with Mike Stern
at the Dunkerque
Last but not least, the
Moutin Factory Quintet
is building its next tour
in the USA in the fall 2018
It will go from Chicago
on September 21st & 22nd 2018
Orleans on September 29th 2018
York on October 1st 2018
bass&dms duet by François Moutin & Louis
1999 Louis and Francois Moutin decided to form THE MOUTIN REUNION
QUARTET in order to perform their original compositions. They had a
common desire: to create music expressing the energy of life; full of
emotion and spontaneity - a music close to them, to what they
intimately feel, inhabited by Jazz' spirit, swing and grooves, inviting
listeners and musicians to celebrate beauty and imagination.
sharing this desire with their two outstandingly skilled
partners: the amazingly talented pianist Pierre de Bethmann and the
immensely gifted saxophonist Rick Margitza. Not only Rick is a former
partner of Mr. Miles Davis, but also both he and Pierre can pride
themselves on their profoundly creative and extremely successful
respective solo careers.
Since six years, the band is touring through both America and Europe,
performing for more and more big and enthousiastic audiences.
In 2007 they will release their fourth album (in November), on Nocturne
Reunion Quartet receives valuable assistance from the following