•Solo sessions w/ Jean Michel Pilc, Razalaz, GinTonic Orchestra, Dolaccio, MPB Sextet •Live w/ Orchestre National de Lyon, Ambrose Akinmusire, John Hollenbeck, Jean Michel Pilc •Bachelor in Jazz Flute Performance •Flutist for the Orchestre de la Francophonie
I am a freelance flutist equally experienced in studio sessions and live performances. My session work includes working on recordings with renown jazz pianist Jean Michel Pilc for the "IWP"sessions, exploring free improvisation; Jazz/Funk band Razalaz for their album "Ocean Sucré", and Broken Beats/Electronic music band Gin Tonic Orchestra for their debut EP "Stefania".
I am equipped with a professional recording setup, which will allow me to give you high quality recordings.
I will never submit a job that I am not happy with.
I adapt to any kind of music, looking forward to working on yours!
I come from France and have been classically trained with the French school of flute. I hold a Diplome d'Etudes Musicales from St Etienne Conservatory, a Musicology Bachelor from Strasbourg University and a Bachelor in Flute Jazz Performance from McGill University .
I have played as a soloist with the renown Orchestre National de Lyon, under the baton of conductor L. Slatkin and am also specialized in jazz and improvisation
Reach out to me if you would like to collaborate!
Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.
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Interview with Pierre Mendola
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Jazz, latin jazz, electronic music
Q: What's your strongest skill?
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Professional improvisation
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Rode NT5, Focusrite, Ableton
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Kaidi Tatham, Ravel
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Flute solos on any genre