A real kicker

thursday, july 6, 2017 Francois Carrier, Michel Lambert, Rafal Mazur, Oneness  OK, there’s is another good one out by alto titan Francois Carrier. It is called Oneness (FMR CD444). It is a live date recorded in Krakow, Poland in 2015. Francois is joined by...

Oneness on FMR Records

We are happy to announce the release of our newest album « Oneness » with François Carrier, Michel Lambert and Rafal Mazur on FMR...

Downtown Music Gallery

FRANCOIS CARRIER / MICHEL LAMBERT / ALEXEY LAPIN  – Freedom is Space for the Spirit (FMR 425; UK)  Featuring Francois Carrier on alto sax & Chinese oboe, Alexey Lapin on piano and Michel Lampert on drums. Recorded in St. Petersburg in May of 2014. The...

Immediacy and richness

Jazz and Improvised Freedom Is Space for the Spirit – Francois Carrier; Michel Lambert; Alexey Lapin Written by Raul da Gama  Category: Jazz and Improvised  Published: 27 February 2017   Freedom Is Space for the Spirit Francois Carrier; Michel Lambert; Alexey...

Freedom Space Spirit

Francois Carrier, Freedom is Space for the Spirit, with Michel Lambert, Alexey Lapin Over the years I have greeted each new Francois Carrier album with an increasing sense of expectation. I have never been disappointed. And so it was when his Freedom is Space for the...

Breathtaking

Freedom Is Space For The Spirit By BUDD KOPMAN February 2, 2017 Saxophonist <a tabindex="0" title="" data-toggle="popover" data-trigger="focus" data-container=".span-13998" data-placement="top"...

Mystery of Creation

The Joy Of Being By BUDD KOPMAN February 1, 2017 Continuing their world travels, the team of reedman <a tabindex="0" title="" data-toggle="popover" data-trigger="focus" data-container=".span-13998"...

Spontaneous Jazz

OUTgoing By BUDD KOPMAN January 31, 2017 In the realm of Western music, the role of the performer has been rather circumscribed. In Classical music, the composer is king and the range of “allowed” expression rather limited. For most of its history, jazz...

Jazz.pt Review

François Carrier / Michel Lambert / Rafal Mazur: “The Joy of Being” (NoBusiness) Rui Eduardo Paes Grande parte das informações que nos chegam quanto ao que vão fazendo músicos de jazz e improvisadores do Canadá vêm por via da actividade destes nos EUA ou com músicos...

Music and More

Francois Carrier with Michael Lambert and Alexey Lapin – Freedom is Space for the Spirit (FMR Records, 2016) This is a well performed modern jazz album, which is led by Francois Carrier on alto saxophone and Chinese oboe, with Michael Lambert on drums and Alexey...

Freedom

Freedom is Space for te Spirit Canadlan alto saxophonist François Carrier and drummer Michel Lambert went to Russia four times over the last six years to play their melodic abstract music with St. Petersburg-based pianist Alexey Lapin. They released their first...