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Gwen Sampé

Gwen Sampé

Jazz / Vocal Jazz / Improvised Music Paris, FR  FR
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I Cover the Waterfront
I Cover the Waterfront
What Is This Thing Called Love?
What Is This Thing Called Love?
There's a Man Going Round Taking Names
There's a Man Going Round Taking Names
Bernadette's Lament
Bernadette's Lament
So Nice (Samba de Verão)
So Nice (Samba de Verão)




  • 2014

    Jul 19

    Paris, FR | 9:00pm

    Release of new CD "Conversions" Gwen Sampé - vocals Jobic Le Masson - piano

  • 2014

    May 9

    Mereville, FR | 8:00pm

    Gwen Sampé - Jobic Le Masson Duo

  • 2014

    Mar 15

    Paris, FR | 9:00pm

    African Jazz Quartet Gwen Sampé (voix), José Pendje (piano), Tommie McKenzie (contrebasse), Serge Marne (percussions) Révéler le Jazz à ses racines africaines...Un projet né de la rencontre de la chanteuse américaine Gwen SAMPÉ avec le pianiste franco-congolais José PENDJE.

  • 2014

    Mar 9

    Paris, FR | 8:00pm

    Gwen Sampé, voix avec Harry Swift, contrebasse.

  • 2014

    Feb 22

    Geneva, GE, CH | 8:30pm

    Gwen Sampé - voix Jobic Le Masson - piano


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  • BINETTI (Artist)
    Always a pleasure to listen to your great voice Gwen.
  • NOSTALGIA (Artist)
    checkout new cd release at facebook.com/Nostalgiametal.
  • LOST CITY BAND (Artist)
    Fabulous music Gwen, dig these tracks !!!
  • Wolfgang Leng - Art, Music & More (Artist)
    Wolfgang Leng - Art,...
    Good luck with the new Album Gwen...Happy Valentin's Day...Have a nice Time !...Many Greetings - Wolfgang - My new Song " FOREVER I WILL LOVE YOU ! " - http://w...
  • Wolfgang Leng - Art, Music & More (Artist)
    Wolfgang Leng - Art,...
    Hello Gwen...I'm back to hear your great Music !...Many Greetings - Wolfgang
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    Hi Gwen...I wish you a nice new WEEK...Many Greetings - Wolfgang


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Sounds Like: Betty Carter, Cassandra Wilson, Jeanne Lee, Sheila Jordan, John William Coltrane

Label: Maekon Records

Manager: Joel Blum joel@gwensampe.com

Bio: Singer, composer, arranger, choir director and workshop facilitator, a native of Houston, Gwen now lives in France. She received a B.A. in political philosophy and her AGSM from The Guildhall School of Music and Drama. In 1991 she directed and composed the music for “Turnings,” based on Wole Soyi...See Full Bio

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"La voix de Gwen Sampé, feulement de chat, puissance du swing, rocaille du rhythm ‘n’ blues. Des dégringolades vertigineuses de l’aigu dans les graves. Tout une vie...dans cette voix portant un jazz puisé profond dans ses racines afro américaines."

— Marie Perrin, La Tribune-Le Progrès

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Q: Do you give singing lessons? I am living in Ile de France.

A: Yes I do give lessons. Contact me with you phone or email address. Peace, Gwen

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Thu May 16 2013

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