“Multi-talented musician, he was particularly recognized in the world of jazz, popular both as a pioneer in various fields of experimental music and a gifted songwriter.

Pierre Van Dormael had received the prestigious Django d’Or “in 2007. The last of his many awards.

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He has producted only few records, but has made significant contributions to modern jazz: being at the origin of Aka Moon, for example, or producing “Vivaces” in 2001, a masterpiece which presentes his vision of the universe, defended by a musician too discreet.

He is the brother of film director Jaco Van Dormael, for who he composed the soundtracks for “Toto the Hero” and “Eighth Day”, two Cesars-winning.

Pierre Van Dormael had studied at the renowned Berklee College of Music in Boston, then at the Conservatoire de Liège. ”

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