AN ABC FOR JAZZ LOVERS
François Théberge, Gil Lachenal et Olivier Destephany
On a Geneva-Moscow flight, 1991
Photo : Pascal Kober
A flight of several hours. And what if people could make the most of that time by transforming the Airbus into a rehearsal room, to the astonishment and delight of the few passengers present ? This is what the musicians of the Regional Jazz Big Band did on the way to a tour in the Soviet Union, which passed through the great congress hall at the…Kremlin !
This picture is published in my ABC FOR JAZZ LOVERS, the english version of myAbécédaire amoureux du jazz, a 180 pages book with a foreword by Marcus Miller, published by Snoeck and which bring together more than 200 jazz portraits took on stage and backstage all around the world for Jazz Hot magazine.
For those who love jazz and to those who think they… don’t (!), a good idea for a Christmas present ! Want to order ? Here it is :