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Disques Dreyfus Closes

Few weeks ago we received the information of the absorption by the entertainment giant BMG‘s of the legendary French label Disques Dreyfus, created by Francis Dreyfus in 1978 to channel the success with the first album by Jean Michel Jarre, Oxygene. It will be starting on January 4 when the headquarters of the French label, […]

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Jarre at Alcalá: The Chronicle.

Since last Tuesday, November 6, Jean Michel Jarre already is part of the distinguished group of artists and humanists who make up the University Council of the Arts, whose contributions to culture and society are being recognized since 1996 by the University of Alcalá de Henares (UAH) and the Society of Performers (IEA). They were […]

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Jarre at Alcalá de Henares University: First Pics

  Our colleague David Muñoz, from Fairlight Jarre has been at the ceremony held today at the auditorium of the University of Alcalá de Henares, and has been witness to the appointment of Jean Michel Jarre as honorary member of the University Council of the Arts. These are the first pictures of the act. All […]

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Jarre, New Member of the University Council of the Arts

The University of Alcalá de Henares and the Society of Performers and Artists (AIE) will invest Jean Michel Jarre this tuesday as a new member of the University Council of the Arts, a distinction awarded since 1996 to personalities of culture and society that have noted for his defense of the arts and human rights. […]

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Monaco Photobook and… New Album?

Pierre Garnier, PA to Jean Michel Jarre, has posted in his Facebook this image: This image is from the forthcoming Monaco concert photobook. We don’t know about the price or release date of this item, but we will inform you about this when we know something. And about the long awaited JMJ‘s new album some […]

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New Album of Francis Rimbert: Act 1. Available for Download

Today is available for download on iTunes the first in a series of new songs by Francis Rimbert. With the launch of this pimer volume, “ACT1” we have been in contact with the protagonist and has commented: “When I prepare a new album, normally delivery of the memories that come to mind from the meetings […]

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Fairlight Jarre Musicians in Future Music Magazine

Many of the musicians of our Forum are featured in the February number of Future Music magazine, in its spanish edition.  The magazine contains a CD with 16 compositions of our musicians, with additional infos as gear used on every track. The musicians featured in the CD are: – A.J ESPINAL – ALIDAN – COSMIC […]

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More Rarities from Jean Michel Jarre

We are not talking about a new “Rarities” release from Jean Michel Jarre, but we are talking about some archives appeared on the Internet in the past few days. Here we can find an unique video of Samuel Hobo singing the early Jarre tune “Zig Zag Dance”,  surrounded by  a bunch of girls dancing along […]

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New “Studio Masters” Released.

Disques Dreyfus through digital download web Qobuz, released last October 21 new editions of Studio Masters (sound files taken directly from the mixing console, high quality, sampled at 24 bit/96 kHz. ) of the albums “Oxygene”, “Equinoxe” and “Magnetic Fields”. This release (which was announced months ago in Fairlight Jarre) follows the path opened by the Studio Master edition of the album “Rarities”. The price of these digital downloads ranging from 11 to 14 euros. More info here on the website of Qobuz.

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Second Edition of “Jean Michel Jarre, le magicien du son et de la lumière”

In late 2008 we talked about the release of a new biography of Jean-Michel Jarre, published in France: “Jean Michel Jarre, Le Magicien du son et de la lumère”, by Cöetquen Editions. Well, next  October 28th will be launched in France the second edition of this book, updated through 2011 and the concert in Monaco. “Before the Oxygene album come out, only some people were interested on synthesizers, and in what was called electro-acoustic music. With Oxygene, […]