AGO! Benin Brass

AGO! Benin Brass is a neo-brass band project, that started in 2017. A mix of authentic grooves and melodies from Benin with contempary arrangements and compositions from Brussels. 9 top-class musicians from Benin and Brussels take you on a journey. After an artistic residence in Cotonou, the band toured in Belgium and abroad from mid June till mid July 2017!

Artistic coordination
Jean Gnonlonfoun, Pascal Rousseau, Luc Mishalle

Line Up
Jean gnonlonfoun: percussion & drums
Jean-Baptiste Emmanuel Dedji: percussion
Napoléon Armel Rock Dedji: percussion
Luc Mishalle: saxes
Pascale Rousseau: tuba
Eric Yovogan: trumpet
Celestin Ahissou Ellègue: trumpet
Constant Joël Ketonouho Zountegni: trumpet
Anicet Houngbo: trumpet

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