Michel Portal

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    Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op. 34Michel Portal
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    Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K. 581: II. LarghettoMichel Portal
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    Cuba Si, Cuba NoMichel Portal
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    Citrus JuiceMichel Portal
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    Alto BluesMichel Portal

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        Multi-instrumentalist (clarinets, saxophones, bandoneon, etc.) and composer Michel Portal can be considered as the father figure of the French modern jazz scene. Classically trained, Portal gained notoriety through his association with various modern and contemporary music composers. His performance as the featured soloist on Pierre Boulez's Domaines remains a highlight of his career. However, this exceptional musician also had a serious interest in folk music and jazz. In the ... Read more

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