Mizikopéyi Creole Big Band - Tropiques Atrium

Mizikopéyi Creole Big Band - Tropiques Atrium

Singer Tony Chasseur and pianist Thierry Vaton created the French big band MizikOpéyi in 2006. MizikOpéyi offers a mix of traditional and popular Caribbean rhythms and Afro-Caribbean melodies, wrapped in jazzy big band arrangements. Composed of 17 musicians, the big band mimics the great New Orleans jazz ensemble tradition, incorporating a dozen horns in its brass section. The band’s repertoire...