Paiste Artist Since
„Since 25 years the cymbals Paiste accompanied me on many Tv shows: FaSiLa Chanter, Miss France, Tapis rouge, Le plus Grand Cabaret du monde, Les Années Bonheur . Their sound is wide, warm, precise and versatile. I find that they have in addition a particularity: They are like the good wine of France, they improve with time!“
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Stéphane Hourteillan is a composer and musician (drums, percussion, guitar and vocals). He has participated in numerous projects with the National Orchestra of the Capitol of Toulouse, Soul Machines, the Big Band Brass, West Coast Big Band, Cap Horns, Soul Eleven, Trias, René Coll etc. He toured with Patrick Sébastien on several tours "Imitations et confidences", "Ça va être ta fête", "Ça va bouger". He takes part in many TV shows where he has accompanied many stars such as: Nicole Croisille - Gilbert Bécaud - Claude Nougaro - Patrick Sébastien - Lara Fabian- Henri Salvador - Didier Lockwood - Michel Fugain - Maurane - Sacha Distel - Garou - Louis Chedid - Michel Jonasz - Sanseverino - Christophe Mae - Angun -Serge Lama - Marcel Azzola - Dany Brillant - Bonnie Tyler - Nilda Fernandez - Cliff Richard - Salvatore Adamo - Guy Béart -Elios et Boulou Ferré - Richard Gotainer- Murray Head – Imagination - Barry Ryan - George Mcrae - Sylvie Vartan -Michel Delpech Pascal Brunner - Mickael Jones - Thierry Pastor - Gérard Lenorman - Enzo Enzo - Umberto Tozzi - Michel Leeb - Gilbert Montagné - Pierre Bachelet - Philippe Lavil - Marie Myriam - Patrick Hernandez - Jean.Pierre Mader - Pierre Perret - Carlos - Chico & les Gypsies - Annie Cordy - François Constantin - Au petit bonheur - Fabienne Thibault - Robert Charlebois - Hugues Aufray – Dave - Gérard Blanc - Enrico Macias - Hélène Ségara - William Baldé – Nadiya - Laurent Chandemerle - Natasha St Pier - Christopher Cross - Roberto Alagna - Icare - joyce jonathan - Zucchero - David Koven - Kim Wilde - Bobby Kimball - Julien Doré - Trévor Horn - Ami Stewart - Liz McComb - Village People - Black - Viktor Lazlo - Billy Paul - Thelma Houston - Matt Bianco - Peter Frampton - John Miles – Chris De Burg – The Temptations -Tal - Vianney – Matt Bianco –Tri Yann - Kim Carnes – Thelma Houston - Percy Sledge - Michael Sembello - Julien Clerc - Marc Lavoine - Tal - Hoshi - Charlélie Couture. He founded SHOGR «Stéphane HOurteillan Groupe» (2 albums), the quartet «Jazz Gentleman Crooners» and recently «The Robin Masters duo». At the same time, Stéphane has developed the recording, trained as a sound engineer, equipped himself in a home studio and is solicited by several bands, orchestras and/or musicians for his studio skills. Sensitive to pedagogy, he accompanied an autistic on a long musical journey, conducts workshops regularly with a diverse audience and develops an educational project «Confidences d'une chanson» where he intervenes with a young audience by presenting the backstage of the creation of a song, the different professions of production, creation, recording etc. In summer 2020 Stéphane start recording sessions for the GOJJJ (formerly Paul Mauriat Orchestra: tours in Russia, Japan, China) that he just joined. The album "Le GOJJJ fait son cinéma " should be released by autumn followed by a concert tour.
Sizes: 20", 21"
Sound character: Dry, rich, silky, strong. Medium range, fairly complex mix. Very controllable and fairly dry feel. Silvery ping over rather short sustained and dusty wash. Ideally suited for articulated and precise playing in most musical styles such as R&B, Funk, Pop and Country.
Sizes: 16", 17", 18", 19"
Sound character: Dark body, full frequency spectrum, brilliant highs. Very wide range, complex, pleasing musical mix. Immediate, sensitive response, strong attack, controllable spread, even, layered fade. This crash combines silky, soft qualities with energy and projection for an incredibly versatile application range. Also extremely well suited as suspended cymbals and for mallet rolls.
Sizes: 14", 15"
Sound character: Full, rich, energetic with a definite dark side. Crunchy, with a meaty bite. Very wide range, very complex mix. Extremely balanced, very responsive feel. Full dark, rich, shimmering, biting open/closed sound. Beautiful, fat, meaty, crisp, cutting chick sound. Fast, responsive, articulate with excellent feel and playability. An immensely versatile hi-hat that combines finesse and articulation with raw energy and cutting power.