News

We dedicated this website to the 20th anniversary of his passing and will be releasing a film about his life in the comming months.

Test News 3

Let’s Begin Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nulla commodo mauris ut nisi pulvinar, et aliquet leo viverra. Sed sagittis maximus turpis, in consequat risus consectetur id. Nulla cursus, nulla molestie convallis aliquam, risus tellus euismod massa, in dapibus nisl ipsum id odio. Nullam laoreet turpis et laoreet mattis. Nullam elementum eget nisl…
Read more

Test News 2

Let’s Begin Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut ac sollicitudin diam. Etiam fermentum nulla et mollis tempus. Sed nulla purus, condimentum vitae laoreet a, egestas eget sem. Etiam scelerisque magna eros, et aliquet ex cursus eget. Quisque eget eleifend diam. Vestibulum mollis enim at metus feugiat euismod. In hac habitasse platea dictumst.…
Read more

Test News

Test News Article Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nunc mollis suscipit neque, id hendrerit felis convallis quis. Nullam ac lorem eu nibh hendrerit luctus. Proin ultricies tincidunt scelerisque. Aenean condimentum turpis risus, a dictum risus hendrerit non. Nulla interdum sollicitudin felis tristique egestas. Sed eu venenatis erat. Phasellus laoreet, lorem eget lobortis…
Read more

Chapter 5

He will endure  Michel’s final project was to establish ‘The International Jazz School’. “It is my life purpose”, he explained in a letter to Le Figaro, “to pass on the little knowledge I have to others. It is my dream not to die with all my knowledge…I want to create a school to think, live…
Read more

Chapter 4

Solo “I really believe a pianist is not complete until he’s capable of playing by himself,” Michel later reflected. Having always performed with his eyes wide open, playing alone allowed him to connect evermore directly with the audience. As a solo artist, Michel reached his zenith. In 1985, he became the first non-American to sign…
Read more

Chapter 3

America In 1982 Michel needed a change of scene. Aldo tells of how he no longer felt “ free with me. He needed to escape. He needed to go very far, as far as he could go, and that was California.” This was the promised land for jazz, and a turning point in Michel’s career.…
Read more

Chapter 2

Freedom and friendships Michel’s relationships proved key to unlocking his potential. In 1971, Tony opened a music shop in Montelimar, a renowned centre for jazz. Here, Denis Tourrenc (an amateur pianist and jazz enthusiast) determined to be taught by the reclusive young virtuoso that Michel had now become. Typically cagey about his son, Tony took…
Read more

Chapter 1

Beginnings Michel Petrucciani was born in Orange, France, on the 28th December, 1962. His father, Antoine (Tony), was a musician, and his mother, Anne (Anna) Vivienne, was a reticent figure, quietly dedicated to domestic duty.  Unlike his two older brothers, Michel was not allowed the freedom normally permitted young boys. Born with osteogenesis imperfecta, commonly…
Read more

Dreyfus Jazz Complete Recordings

Dreyfus Jazz Complete Recordings (2019)

Michel Petrucciani

Colors

Colors (2019)

Michel Petrucciani

Both Worlds (Live at the North Sea Jazz Festival)

Both Worlds Live (2016)

Michel Petrucciani

This Is Michel Petrucciani

This Is Michel Petrucciani (2014)

Michel Petrucciani

Jazz Inspiration

Jazz Inspiration (2011)

Michel Petrucciani

Flamingo (ré-édition 2008)

Flamingo ré-édition 2008 (2009)

Michel Petrucciani

Petrucciani & Nhøp

Petrucciani & Nhøp (2009)

Michel Petrucciani

Trio In Tokyo (new mastering)

Trio In Tokyo Remastered Version (2009)

Michel Petrucciani

The complete Michel Petrucciani

The Complete Michel Petrucciani (2008)

Michel Petrucciani

Michel Petrucciani – Piano Solo

Piano Solo : The Complete Concert in Germany (2007)

Michel Petrucciani

Dreyfus Night In Paris

Dreyfus Night in Paris (2004)

Michel Petrucciani

So What – Best Of

So What – Best Of (2004)

Michel Petrucciani

Conversation

Conversation Live (2001)

Michel Petrucciani, Tony Petrucciani

Conversations with Michel

Conversations with Michel (2000)

Michel Petrucciani

Concerts Inédits Solo – Trio (Live)

Concerts Inédits : Solo – Trio Live (2004)

Michel Petrucciani

Concerts Inédits Trio

Concerts Inédits : Trio Live (1994)

Michel Petrucciani

Concerts Inédits Solo

Concerts Inédits : Solo Live (1993)

Michel Petrucciani

Trio In Tokyo

Trio In Tokyo Live (1999)

Michel Petrucciani

Solo Live

Solo Live (1998)

Michel Petrucciani

Both Worlds

Both Worlds (1998)

Michel Petrucciani

Musica Jazz

Musica Jazz (1996)

Michel Petrucciani

Au Théâtre Des Champs-Élysées

Au Théâtre des Champs-Élysées (1997)

Michel Petrucciani

Darn That Dream 1996

Darn That Dream – 1996 (1996)

Michel Petrucciani

Conférence de Presse (L’Intégrale)

Conférence De Presse – L’Intégrale (1995)

Michel Petrucciani, Eddy Louiss

Conférence de Presse (Vol.2)

Conférence de Presse, Vol.2 Live (1995)

Michel Petrucciani, Eddy Louiss

Flamingo

Flamingo (1995)

Michel Petrucciani, Stéphane Grappelli

Conférence de Presse (Vol.1)

Conférence de Presse, Vol. 1 Live (1994)

Michel Petrucciani, Eddy Louis

Marvellous

Marvellous (1994)

Michel Petrucciani

Promenade With Duke

Promenade With Duke (1993)

Michel Petrucciani

Playground

Playground (1991)

Michel Petrucciani

Live

Live (1991)

Michel Petrucciani

Michel Plays Petrucciani

Michel Plays Petrucciani (1989)

Michel Petrucciani

Music

Music (1989)

Michel Petrucciani

Power Of Three

Power Of Three (1986)

Michel Petrucciani

Pianism

Pianism (1985)

Michel Petrucciani

Cold Blues

Cold Blues (1985)

Michel Petrucciani

Note ‘N’ Notes

Note’ N’ Notes (1984)

Michel Petrucciani

Live At The Village Vanguard

Live At The Village Vanguard (1984)

Michel Petrucciani

100 Hearts

100 Hearts (1983)

Michel Petrucciani

Oracle’s Destiny

Oracle’s Destiny (1982)

Michel Petrucciani

Toot Sweet

Toot Sweet (1982)

Michel Petrucciani

Estate

Estate (1982)

Michel Petrucciani