THE BAND


Le Sacre du Tympan was established in April 1998, when the first recording demos were done at the National Conservatory of Music in Paris. It is here where Fred Pallem meets most of the 17 musicians who will compose his orchestra.

The orchestra has performed in many festivals in France and abroad, offering various creations (André Popp directories, François de Roubaix, circus theme …) and many collaborations (M, Sébastien Tellier, Sanseverino, Feist, Hugh Coltman, Sandra Nkake …).

From the beginning, the artistic process of the Sacre du Tympan is to merge “popular” music (pop, rock) and “learned” music (jazz, contemporary) while summoning images in the mind of the listener: the film look is still very present in the compositions of Fred Pallem, like his latest program “Soundtrax”.

AWARDS

2000: 1st prize for Orchestra at the « Jazz de la Défense »
2000: 1st prize for composition at the « Jazz de la Défense »
2006: Wins Jazz Revelation French Music award
2008: Nomination for Jazz album of the year at the French music Awards

FRED PALLEM

Fred Pallem starts music by himself at the age of 14. At first he listens to pop-rock records like Pink Floyd, Chicago, Beatles. Then he turns to jazz with Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus, Herbie Hancock ... His statements allow him to understand the mechanisms of composition and orchestration. In 1996, he entered the Conservatoire de Paris Jazz and improvised music department to follow the classes of François Théberge (arrangements) and Jean-François Jenny-Clark (bass). He plays his compositions for various formations: symphony orchestra, string orchestra, quintet of saxophones, brass, big band ... The same year, he became the composer of the Troupe du Phénix, a theatre company and music hall created by Guillaume Cramoisan and Laurent Madiot. He composes the original music for their shows Twelfth night (Shakespeare) and The Splendor and Death of Joaquin Murieta (Pablo Neruda). He creates his band Le Sacre du Tympan in 1998. It is made up of twenty young musicians met for the most part in the CNSMDP. Among them we find Vincent Taeger, Rémi Sciuto, Mederic Collignon, Daniel Zimmermann, Christophe Monniot ... The name of the band is obviously a nod to the Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky. Meanwhile, Fred Pallem composes and arranges for film, television, songs and live shows recently as the Crazy Horse cabaret directed by Philippe Decouflé.

TOUR DATES


  • Sat
    30
    Sep
    2017

    SOUL CINEMA

    Espace Georges Simenon, ROSNY-SOUS-BOIS (93)

  • Sun
    15
    Oct
    2017

    CARTOONS BIG BAND

    THÉÂTRE DE MAISON ALFORT - FESTIVAL DE MARNE (94)

  • Wed
    22
    Nov
    2017
    Thu
    23
    Nov
    2017

    CARTOONS QUINTET

    THÉÂTRE DE VANVES - VANVES (92)

  • Sat
    25
    Nov
    2017

    CARTOONS QUINTET

    THÉÂTRE DE VANVES - VANVES (92)

  • Sun
    26
    Nov
    2017

    CARTOONS BIG BAND

    Festival Chorus des Hauts-de-Seine, BOULOGNE (92)

  • Thu
    30
    Nov
    2017

    CARTOONS QUINTET

    VILLE DE GONESSE (95)

  • Fri
    15
    Dec
    2017

    CARTOONS QUINTET

    Festival SUR UN PETIT NUAGE - PESSAC (33)

  • Mon
    18
    Dec
    2017
    Tue
    19
    Dec
    2017

    CARTOONS QUINTET

    LE GRAND BLEU - LILE (59)

  • Fri
    22
    Dec
    2017

    CARTOONS QUINTET

    THÉÂTRE DE BORIS VIAN - COUERON (44)

  • Thu
    08
    Feb
    2018
    Fri
    09
    Feb
    2018

    CARTOONS BIG BAND

    THÉÂTRE DE LORIENT (56)

  • Thu
    22
    Feb
    2018
    Fri
    23
    Feb
    2018

    CARTOONS BIG BAND

    L'ENTRACTE - SABLE-SUR-MARNE (72)

  • Fri
    23
    Mar
    2018

    SOUL CINEMA

    AUDITORIUM DE DRAGUIGNAN (83)

  • Sun
    25
    Mar
    2018

    CARTOONS QUINTET

    LA CARAVELLE - MARCHEPRIME (33)

  • Sat
    31
    Mar
    2018

    CARTOONS BIG BAND

    Festival Les Pépites Sonores, ACHÈRES (78)

PROGRAMS


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PRESS


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france-culture

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telerama

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CONTACT


Association Le Sacre du Tympan

LICENCE Producteur de spectacles 2-1049879
contact@lesacre.com

Booking

Stéphane Mariot
+ 33 (0)6 63 53 46 45
stephane@lesacre.com

Press Contact

Marc Chonier
84 rue de Belleville
75020 Paris
+33 (0)6 63 87 52 86
marc.chonier@gmail.com

Social Media

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