AGO! Benin Brass

AGO! Benin Brass is a brass band launched in 2015. A mix of authentic grooves and melodies from Benin, with contemporary arrangements and compositions from Brussels. After an artistic residence in Cotonou mid-January, they are set for a Summer Tour in May and June 2019.

Can’t get enough of those rhythms from Benin? Discover Ander Brass, an Anderlecht-based band which also draws inspiration from Beninese brass music.

Artistic coordination
Jean Gnonlonfoun, Pascal Rousseau & Luc Mishalle

Jean Gnonlonfoun: percussion & drums
J.B. Emmanuel Dedji: percussion
Napoléon A.R. Dedji: percussion
Luc Mishalle: saxophones
Pascal Rousseau: tuba
Eric Yovogan: trumpet
Celestin Ahissou Ellègue: trumpet
C.J. Ketonouho Zountegni: trumpet
Anicet Houngbo: trumpet

Info & booking

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