Florent Briqué’s musical journey was punctuated with his encounters with famous American and European jazz figures, who became a part of his training process: Carla Bley, Steve Swallow, World Saxophone Quartet, Phil Abraham, François Jeanneau, Eric Marienthal… not to mention the famed festivals he took part in: NJP, Umbria jazz, Jazz à Vienne, les nuits atypiques de Langon, Musiques Métisses Angoulème, l'Esprit Jazz, Africajarc, Jazz à la Vilette, Shanghai Music festival, Hong Kong Jazz festival.
After having directed the Orchestre Régional de Jazz in Lorrainefrom 2003 to 2005, he is now focusing on the various bands he plays with, such as the trio “Sloth” or the group “The big friche” with whom he is developing the use of Sound Painting. Florent is the holder of a French State Diploma in teaching jazz and improvised music.
"A violent energy, a certain dramaturgy, some excess "
Les Dernières Nouvelles du Jazz
MARTHE | Diaphonie
TO be released
Marthe is a music group founded after an atypical meeting between Alexis Moutzouris grec saxophone player and Florent Briqué french trumpet player. Together they decided to built a singular musical universe exploring jazz, rock and improvisation. Lucas Territo on bass and Damien Bernard on drums are the two last members of the band.
The rock power, the energy of jazz improvisation, the modern writing style along with a touch of Grec traditional sound create a decidedly contemporary aesthetic. Incredible melody written by Alexis will offer you a wonderful journey to Greece.
Production L'Oreille en Friche
SuPerDog | In the court of the Crimson king
RELEASEd THE 13TH OF JANUARY 2017
SuPerDoG is a music group founded by Florent Briqué. This atypical quartet is conceived as a brass trio added to drums. Fred Gardette, Guillaume Nuss, Florent Briqué and Christophe Telbian offer an energic and resonant music of various inspirations.
The power of rock, the improvisation from jazz, the modern writing style along with a touch of electronical sound create a decidedly contemporary aesthetic.
The group’s first repertoire revisits “King Crimson's” music and spirit. After a 3 weeks tour in China, the band releases his debut album in january 2017.
Florent Briqué | trumpet and fluglehorn
Guillaume Nuss | trombon
Fred Gardette | baryton saxophone
Christophe Telbian | drums
Produced by L'Oreille en friche.