Playing tracks by
Why Cie, Aswad, Skatalites, Sista Sony, Titaz da Ayman and more.
Guyanese flutist, Yann started by the conservatoire until his medal at the one of Pointe-à- Pitre
In 1995, he was singer in the ska -punk- jazz "Happy Bird". 2 years later, he resumes the flute as an autodidact
To improve his musical skills , he moved living in Paris where he focuses his work on jazz. Also passes his jazz degree with honors at the university of Paris 8
He matures and refines his vocal potential through his encounter with Elise Dabrowski, who urges him to explore and find "his" voice.
He developpes a really powerful, lyrical and focuses on his game with the Karaba Quintet group, a real laboratory of sound.
He imporves his "quintoiement" (playing 2 separate simultaneous : melodies and singing into the flute)
Today Chlorine Free flutist, flutist/singer Versus and Mo'kalamity & & Wizards, he leads his own group WHY Cie. He's played for more than 2 years with bands and artists such as the Jazz Liberatorz , Minimal Orchesta, Pedro Kouyaté, Archie Shepp, Sandra Nkaké...