Artists Recording Collective (ARC) is pleased to announce that French jazz pianist, Sbastien Paindestre has become a member of their artists roster. He will be releasing a new CD this summer titled, Live @ Le Duc des Lombards (ARC-2178).
Paindestre is a respected pianist, composer, teacher and concert promoter in Malakoff (La Fabrica'son, France, near Paris).He started piano lessons at 15 years-old and graduated to formal classical study in just two short years. Within the next four years of training, he transitioned completely to jazz and has since played with dozens of France's greatest jazzmen. Paindestre's experiences include composing and conducting children's music, accompanying contemporary dance and co-founding the Normandy Jazz Festival. While a regular member of the immensely popular Now Blues Quartet since 2000, as well as a successful musical theater tour, Paindestre began leading his own trio in 2001. He has been touring with 'The Now Blues Quartet' each summer in the south of France since 2001.
Sbastien Paindestre has been accompanying the singer and actress Cristine Combe since 1999 whereas he has been leading and playing in 'the Sbastien Paindestre Trio' since 2001, and 'Amnesiac quartet' (Radiohead's music) since 2006 with Joachim Florent, Fabrice Theuillon, and Antoine Paganotti.
Artists Recording Collective (ARC) is an internationally recognized brand and professional recording label that emphasizes promoting and facilitating the distribution and utilization of the works created by our members. ARC provides a viable 21st Century Music Industry Platform for world-class talent, including: Sumi Tonooka, Erica Lindsay, Chris Burnett, B.J. Jansen, Anthony Nelson, Jr., Bruce Williams, Brandon Draper, Courtney Lemmon, Donald Harrison, Jr., Gene Perla, George Kahn, Jeff Siegel, Jim Mair, John Blake, Jr., Kansas City Jazz Orchestra, Lee Shaw, Loren Pickford, Mark Taylor, Matt Otto, Michael Jefry Stevens, PM Records, Richie Pratt, Sbastien Paindestre, Stan Kessler, Toni Gates and Will Matthews. With several new additions pending contract.
Based in the Kansas City metropolitan area with its main office located in the City of Leavenworth, Kansas, ARC serves artists- producers and boutique record labels who require a dynamic and multi- dimensional platform to present their works and services in an environment that is not under compulsion or creative restraint.