DANIEL HUMAIR

Avant-Garde Jazz / 21st Century Modern • Switzerland
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Blending power, elegance, and thoughtfulness, Swiss drummer Daniel Humair has worked with the best American and European jazz musicians. He quickly became a staple among European drummers, first in a bop style, then adopting the sophistication of West Coast drummers such as Shelly Manne and later absorbing Elvin Jones' influence.

Despite an early but less than encouraging introduction to music, Humair only got interested in this art form when he reached 14 and heard a recording by Tommy Ladnier and Mezz Mezzrow. Working tremendously hard to make up for the lost time, he rapidly became a professional musician and started to perform in ballrooms. In 1958, he won several awards at the Zurich Jazz Festival. This recognition led to his first European tours with Don Byas, Guy Lafitte, Jacques Pelzer, and Floris Nico Bunink. In November 1958, he moved from Belgium to Paris at the invitation of Barney Wilen. There, he
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DANIEL HUMAIR H U M album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
H U M
Avant-Garde Jazz 1960
DANIEL HUMAIR Drumo Vocalo [Drums For Screen N°1] album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Drumo Vocalo [Drums For Screen N°1]
Avant-Garde Jazz 1971
DANIEL HUMAIR Humair,  Jeanneau, Texier album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Humair, Jeanneau, Texier
Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
DANIEL HUMAIR Triple Hip Trip album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Triple Hip Trip
Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
DANIEL HUMAIR Akagera album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Akagera
Avant-Garde Jazz 1980
DANIEL HUMAIR East Side / West Side album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
East Side / West Side
Avant-Garde Jazz 1981
DANIEL HUMAIR Update 3.3 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Update 3.3
Avant-Garde Jazz 1990
DANIEL HUMAIR Edges album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Edges
Avant-Garde Jazz 1997
DANIEL HUMAIR Quatre fois trois album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Quatre fois trois
Avant-Garde Jazz 1998
DANIEL HUMAIR Liberté surveillée album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Liberté surveillée
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001
DANIEL HUMAIR Baby Boom album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Baby Boom
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
DANIEL HUMAIR Ear Mix album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ear Mix
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
DANIEL HUMAIR Baby Boom II album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Baby Boom II
Avant-Garde Jazz 2008
DANIEL HUMAIR Full Contact album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Full Contact
Avant-Garde Jazz 2008
DANIEL HUMAIR Pas de Dense album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Pas de Dense
Avant-Garde Jazz 2010
DANIEL HUMAIR Sweet And Sour album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Sweet And Sour
Avant-Garde Jazz 2012

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DANIEL HUMAIR Seasoning : Live At Theater Gutersloh album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Seasoning : Live At Theater Gutersloh
21st Century Modern 2017

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Surrounded 1964-1987
Avant-Garde Jazz 1994
DANIEL HUMAIR Humair Urtreger Michelot album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Humair Urtreger Michelot
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999

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