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  • NEW SOLO ALBUM FOR SUNNYSIDE:
    "WHAT IS THIS THING CALLED?"- CD RELEASE: JAN 2015
    WATCH TWO VIDEOS BY INIGO GARAYO:

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  • 2013 GUGGENHEIM FELLOWSHIP: JEAN-MICHEL HAS BEEN GRANTED A MUSIC COMPOSITION FELLOWSHIP BY THE JOHN SIMON GUGGENHEIM MEMORIAL FOUNDATION. 
    THE PROJECT IS AN OCTET, "BIG ONE", FEATURING ALL NEW, ORIGINAL MUSIC.

  • SOLO PIANO

NEW SOLO ALBUM COMING SOON ON SUNNYSIDE RECORDS.

Live Solo CD "Essential" on Motéma. Check it out on Jean-Michel's Motéma Artist Page.

  • JEAN-MICHEL PILC TRIO "REINVENTION"

Featuring Ira Coleman (bass) & Victor Lewis (drums)

  • JEAN-MICHEL PILC OCTET "BIG ONE"

Featuring Rhys Tivey (tp), Jerome Sabbagh (tenor sax), John Beaty (alto sax), Joe Beaty (trombone), Muriel Vergnaud (flute), Or Bareket (bass) and Jerad Lippi (drums)

  • CO-LEADERSHIP PROJECTS.
  1. Trio "Twenty" with Thomas Bramerie (b) and André Ceccarelli (d)
  2. Trio "Composing" with Mads Vinding (b) and Marilyn Mazur (d)
  3. Duo with Kenny Werner (piano)
  4. Duo with Sylvain Luc (guitar)

  • JEAN-MICHEL IS ALSO SIDEMAN & HAS RECENTLY RECORDED WITH:

Mads Vinding, Petros Klampanis, Lew Soloff, Rhys Tivey, Fabio Gouvea, Lars Graugaard, Maria Toro, Mokhtar Samba, Benjamin Koppel, Tony Moreno, Rafael Rosa, etc.

  • Now offering Skype lessons (piano, jazz & impro for all instruments). Contact Jean-Michel if interested.
  • Available for private lessons (all instruments), workshops, clinics & masterclasses.