MUSICAL UNIVERSE. Enter the
galactic musical universe of the composer and clarinettist, to
the borders of the infinite, where the composer goes to draw his
ALSO THE LINKS PAGE TO REACH THE COLUMNS
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH - His life,
his work, his sacred
music, his art of the fugue.
Go through these informatives pages on the Cantor of Leipzig to
appreciate the considerable influence which he has had on generations
BACH-JAZZ - JOHANN SEBASIAN BACH's transcriptions
in jazz : these original pages show the contibution of Johann
Sebastian BACH, genius of classical music, to modern music. Today,
jazz musicians transcribe BACH into Jazz. JAZZ BACH, PLAY BACH,
CLASSICAL JAZZ... Listen to the new CD of Jean-Christian MICHEL
: "J. -S. BACH TRANSCRIPTIONS"
RODRIGO - ARANJUEZ
ARANJUEZ's CONCERTO - Take
a look at the fascinating history
of the concerto : the unusual creation of a Concerto
for guitar and orchestra, the numerous and remarkable interpretations
or the transcriptions realized in Classical music and in Jazz
MICHEL's arrangement ...
MUSIC - Its origins. Music is at the summit of all the arts : a union of Spirituality and
Science, it can appear as an arithmetic eurhythmy of auditory sensations... Learn more about music !
CLASSICAL MUSIC, JAZZ, GOSPEL - JAZZ-CLASSICAL CROSSOVER - JAZZ SPATIAL
CLASSICAL MUSIC , JAZZ, GOSPEL JAZZ SPATIAL : the links between Classical
music and Jazz : chronicles with original and fascinating
articles on a wide variety of things about music and musical styles.
SACRED MUSIC - Liturgical music, Gregorian
chant, J.-S. BACH, W.A. MOZART,
J.- CHR. MICHEL
MICHEL plays the Clarinet, so a lot of space is dedicated to it
in the site :
CLARINET - Discover the CLARINET and find a complete documentation
in pages which are dedicated to : description
of the clarinet, history
of the clarinet and the various
types of clarinets. The clarinet
for the classical composers, Jazz musicians and Jean-Christian
MICHEL. Unmissable clarinet CD. Clarinet scores. Free MIDI files for clarinet. Clarinet
manufacture. Everything about the clarinet is explained from
A to Z in a clear and coherent fashion. Take a moment to read
also some thoughts on the interpretation
on clarinet. Look at Images and photos
Understand the importance of the instrumentation in the Jean-Christian MICHEL's futuristic music : A new concept
of ultramodern orchestration and a new clarinet sound which allows
a small group to sound like a philharmonic orchestra, with spontaneity
and expressiveness - CLARINET : the
development of the instrument and everything about it. ( Please,
see further up the page ).
ORGAN, PIPE ORGAN, CHURCH ORGAN (baroque, classic and romantic). Bach
at the organ. Penetrate the secret of the church organ's mysterious
HAMMOND & DIGITAL ORGANS
HAMMOND ORGAN ELECTRONIC
ORGAN DIGITAL ORGAN AND SYNTHESIZERS. Learn
about The Hammond organ, the electonic organ and the new technology
of digital organs and synthesizers...
your technical knowledge, or introduce yourself to :
STUDIO AND RECORDING
STUDIO / Get a precise idea about the function of : desk,
recording level gauge, amplifiers, monitors, dynamic and electrostatic
microphones, tape recorders, multitracking, peripherals
delays, reverberations, graphic and parametric equalizers etc. Learn also a lot of other things, including explanations of DAT, CAM ...
PRODUCTION OF A CD : Follow the stages
of the creation of a CD (or Compact disc), and take advantage
of learning some simple, but important rules on recording, mixing,
Sound recording of clarinet, organ, synthesizer, bass, drum
guitar : Some useful and very professional instructions to achieve
the best recording.
Computer Assisted Music (CAM). What is Computer Assisted Music music ? MIDI sequencers and software packages, sound treatment and recording
software packages... Does the computer dehumanize music ? Will
the computer, one day, be able to replace the musician ?
audio, MP3 PRO : do not stay in the dark about the principle of Streaming
how to download RealOne Player free and what MP3 PRO is...
♔ THE "FLASH-BACK" PAGES
Flash-back pages allow you to find the detail of selected events
which marked the career and the life of Jean-Christian MICHEL.
AWAKENING TO MUSIC / The Music's
appeal : You will learn the moving awakening of J-Christian MICHEL's
vocation, the what and how of his musical initiation.
CHURCH CONCERT IN PARIS
THE CHURCH CONCERT IN St ROCH AT PARIS / The birth of the sociological phenomenon : Relive the major
events of the extraordinary concert given in Paris by the clarinettist,
with his organist Monique THUS and his famous drummer Kenny CLARKE.
HIMALAYAS : Visit the kingdom of
Nepal with Jean-Christian MICHEL. Land in Lhasa, sacred city today
occupied by China, in the heart of the secret Tibet.
Leave on expedition to the Himalayas with the clarinettist, to
the conquest of Taboche, virgin summit almost 7.000 metres above
sea level. Learn how YANNICK SEIGNEUR, the legendary conquerer
of the West pillar of Makalu, chose him as the party's doctor.
Come close to the world of the "Extreme", that of the
himalayan rock and ice climbers.