JFD Productions - Tour proposals 2004

Artists Roster 2004Booking France-Belgium: Dominique DesmonsBooking Europe-Africa-Middle east: Jean François Deiber LAST MINUTE  SPRING - Lucky PETERSONLucky Peterson will be on tour, May / early June 2004.Visit: http://www.jfdproductions.fr SUMMER - Marcus MILLERMarcus Miller will be on tour, July / August 2004 Summer 2004 - Ahmad JAMAL New program "around Broadway"End of june until mid-augustAhmad Jamal will add to his program 5 songs from the golden years of Broadway and musicals. with Idris Muhammad, James Cammack - Marcus MILLERJuly - August 2004- James CARTER Quintet (+ request strings x10)Featuring Victor Lewis: drums & John Hicks: piano, (bass - tp tba)new CD on Sony end of 2003. Columbia records to release Gardenias for Lady Day, Eagerly-Awaited Album from James Carter.With Gardenias for Lady Day, the saxophone virtuoso pays homage to indomitable spirit of Billie Holiday and the complexity of her musical legacy with a cohesive group of soundworks that avoke the sublime sadness and haunted turbulence of Lady Day's life and era. Strings on the album are conducted by bassist/composer Greg Cohen (Tom Waits, John Zorn's Masada, Lou Reed, David Byrne, David Sanborn) - Jackie McLeanWith Alan Palmer: piano, Eric McPherson: drums , Nat Reeves: bass , Rene McLean: saxes. tbc - Béla FLECK & The Flecktonesend of june - july - early augustJFD Productions is very happy to announce the new representation of Béla Fleck and the Flecktones in agreement with David Bendett Management. Béla Fleck just released in USA his triple and single (from the triple) CD acclaimed in the USA.October front cover for Downbeat. Béla Fleck & Flecktones just performed a sold out concert at Beacon Theater October 17th,2003. - Lucky PETERSONEnd of july - august. "plays the blues" in an electro and acoustic environment. Line up tba.with Rico McFarland, tba 6 musiciens - Otis TAYLOROtis Taylor is THE blues revelation of the last past years. Deep roots, social visions, trance blues, laments...Otis can play in alternative rock festivals as well as in an acoustic tribute to the blues as well as at a pure world music event.with tba/3 musiciens  - Zachary RICHARD "200th anniversaire de la Louisiane”Augustwith tba 5/6 musiciens USA - Campbell Brothers "Sacred Steel guitars & Gospel"The most enthousiastic gospel group today. with 6 musiciens/singers  - ART ENSEMBLE of CHICAGO "REUNION" *with Joseph Jarman, Roscoe Mitchell, Malachi Favors, Famoudou Don Moye - Jean-Michel PILC solo-trio period tbawith Thomas Bramerie, Mark Mondésir - GROOVE alla TURCAJune & Summerwith Istanbul Oriental Ensemble : Burhan Oçal + 5 turkish traditionnal musiciens & Jamaaladeen Tacuma funk band 5 musiciens from USA   - Philip CATHERINE trio & quartetunder request summerVisit: http://www.dreyfusrecords.com Also Spring 2004 - Otis Taylor - March / April / May- Lucky Peterson - May- Art Ensemble of Chicago - April / May- Jean Michel Pilc - May / June- Philip Catherine - March / April- Horacio “el Negro” Hernandez - March / April- Groove alla Turca - June * In association with around jazz tba = to be annoncedtbc = to be confirmed For more information, contact:JFD PRODUCTIONS123, rue Gabriel Péri 92700 - Colombes - France Phone: (33) 1 41 19 94 15 Fax: (33) 1 41 19 94 16 info@jfdproductions.frwww.jfdproductions.fr