Anne Quillier

Pianist and composer. 

Anne Quillier

She got the opportunity to learn from musicians like Pierre Drevet, Denis Leloup, Stéphane Guillaume, Denis Colin, François Jeanneau, Guillaume Orti, Jean Charles Richard…

Noticed for her qualities as a music writer, arranger and musician, she won in 2013 the First Prize of the 36th National Jazz in La Défense Contest / Best Group Award together with the Anne Quillier 6tet.

Anne Quillier plays, writes and arranges music for the following bands: Anne Quillier 6tet (Prize winner of the 36th National Jazz in La Défense Contest / Best Band Award, 1st album supported by SACEM, Révélation Jazz Magazine and presented at the front page of Open Jazz), Blast trio (electric jazz) and Watchdog Duo (bass clarinet, piano).

She performed with Le Grand Escalier Orchestra conducted by Jean Charles Richard and currently plays in Saint Sadrill and Le Grand Sbam.  She also plays regularly within several bands in Rhône Alpes region.

She has performed on double bills with famous artists such as Birélie Lagrène, Louis Sclavis, Andy Emler, Vincent Peirani, Émile Parisien, Thomas de Pourquery,  François Raulin, Bruno Tocane, Mike Ladd, the Belmondo brothers, Laurent Dehors, Emmanuel Bex, Eric Truffaz, Carla Bley.