Renowned French accordionist Jacques Pellarin has delighted fans with the news of the release of his latest digital album “Accordion rushes”. Jacques Pellarin has built a reputation for creating a unique sonic world based around the possibilities of French accordion music. Evoking a nostalgic sense of whimsy synonymous with the accordion and made iconic by the music of French cinema.
“Accordion Rushes” is Pellarin’s first album of accordion pieces inspired by a bygone era of French cinema. Inspired by famous film composers such as Francis Lai, François de Roubaix, Michel Legrand, Georges Delerue, Jacques Loussier and Jean Wiener. Inspiration also came from films of Claude Sautet, La nouvelle vague, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Fellini as well as recent independent American productions.
Jacques Pellarin is a french music producer and composer specialising in Accordion music. Pellarin prides himself on his ability to use an instrument with traditional connotations and sound to create a uniquely modern musical atmosphere. Pellarin is a superbly lyrical player and his music writing emphasizes catchy hooks, danceable rhythms and light, upbeat, melodies
His music has brought the sounds of the French countryside to all corners of the globe through regular airplay on NPR’s Morning Edition. This regular Air Play coupled with international song placements, 7 albums and multiple world tours, has meant he has been able to share his new French cinema -inspired accordion compositions with world-wide audiences!
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