Jacques Loussier Trio

Jacques Loussier Trio

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The Play Bach Trio (also credited on releases as Jacques Loussier Trio), was a Third Stream jazz piano trio that became known for their Jazz interpretations of European classical music. The Play Bach Trio was formed in 1959 by pianist Jacques Loussier, bass player Pierre Michelot, and percussionist Christian Garros. They reworked mostly Baroque music, in particular by Johann Sebastian Bach, to fit their own style and instruments. More Info »

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  • Bach's Goldberg Variations
    Bach's Goldberg Variations
  • Gymnopedies & Gnossiennes
    Gymnopedies & Gnossiennes
  • Jacques Loussier Trio Plays Debussy
    Jacques Loussier Trio Plays Debussy
  • The Bach Book
    The Bach Book
  • Vivaldi: The Four Seasons
    Vivaldi: The Four Seasons
  • Plays Debussy
    Plays Debussy
  • Baroque Favorites
    Baroque Favorites
  • Play Bach
    Play Bach
  • Baroque Favourites
    Baroque Favourites
  • Satie: Gymnopedies . Gnossienn
    Satie: Gymnopedies . Gnossienn
  • Jacques Loussier Plays Bach
    Jacques Loussier Plays Bach
  • Play Bach No. 1 (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1959)
    Play Bach No. 1 (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1959)
  • Schumann: Kinderszenen (Scenes From Childhood)
    Schumann: Kinderszenen (Scenes From Childhood)
  • Play Bach No. 3 (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1961)
    Play Bach No. 3 (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1961)
  • Play Bach No. 2 (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1960)
    Play Bach No. 2 (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1960)
  • Ravel's Boléro - Nymphéas
    Ravel's Boléro - Nymphéas
  • The Bach Book - 40th Anniversary Album
    The Bach Book - 40th Anniversary Album
  • Play Bach (disc 1)
    Play Bach (disc 1)
  • Play Bach (disc 2)
    Play Bach (disc 2)
  • Play Bach, Vol. 2
    Play Bach, Vol. 2
  • Handel  Water Music And Royal
    Handel Water Music And Royal

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Jacques Loussier Trio. Artist Bio

The Play Bach Trio (also credited on releases as Jacques Loussier Trio), was a Third Stream jazz piano trio that became known for their Jazz interpretations of European classical music.

The Play Bach Trio was formed in 1959 by pianist Jacques Loussier, bass player Pierre Michelot, and percussionist Christian Garros. They reworked mostly Baroque music, in particular by Johann Sebastian Bach, to fit their own style and instruments.

In 1985, Jacques Loussier formed a new trio with percussionist André Arpino, and double-bassist Vincent Charbonnier.

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