MICHEL PORTAL

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Multi-instrumentalist (clarinets, saxophones, bandoneon, etc.) and composer Michel Portal can be considered as the father figure of the French modern jazz scene.

Classically trained, Portal gained notoriety through his association with various modern and contemporary music composers. His performance as the featured soloist on Pierre Boulez's Domaines remains a highlight of his career. However, this exceptional musician also had a serious interest in folk music and jazz. In the late '60s, he initiated the free jazz movement in France with François Tusques, Bernard Vitet, and Sunny Murray. He went on to form New Phonic Art with Vinko Globokar, Carlos Roque Alsina, and Jean-Pierre Drouet to encourage collective improvisation, sonic explorations, and instant composing. In 1970, Portal developed a fruitful collaboration with John Surman. The following year, he created the long-lived Michel Portal Unit, a structure designed to have European and American musicians meet in a freely improvised setting. In 1975, writing
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Mozart: Clarinet Concerto, Symphonies Nos.21 & 27Mozart: Clarinet Concerto, Symphonies Nos.21 & 27
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RadarRadar
Intuition 2016
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Trio PAJ: Live at the Grenoble Jazz FestivalTrio PAJ: Live at the Grenoble Jazz Festival
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Mode 2013
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Blow UpBlow Up
Dreyfus Jazz 2008
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Musiques De CinemasMusiques De Cinemas
Label Bleu Records 1996
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BailadorBailador
Universal Uk 2011
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TurbulenceTurbulence
CHANT DU MONDE 2010
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BirdwatcherBirdwatcher
SUNNYSIDE 2007
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Le Return of Martin Guerre Julia Michel Portal Georges Delerue Canada LP 1983 NM Le Return of Martin Guerre Julia Michel Portal Georges Delerue Canada LP 1983 NM USD $34.83 Buy It Now 16h
Poulenc: Chamber Music Pascal Roge Patrick Gallois Maurice Bourgue Michel Portal Poulenc: Chamber Music Pascal Roge Patrick Gallois Maurice Bourgue Michel Portal USD $3.00 Buy It Now 1 day
MICHEL PORTAL & MASSON BOULEZ DOMAINES BASF HARMONIA MUNDI ED.1 STEREO NM MICHEL PORTAL & MASSON BOULEZ DOMAINES BASF HARMONIA MUNDI ED.1 STEREO NM USD $14.99 Buy It Now 1 day
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Michel Portal ‎Radar (Live At Theater Gütersloh) (CD, 2016, Intuition) sealed Michel Portal ‎Radar (Live At Theater Gütersloh) (CD, 2016, Intuition) sealed USD $7.49 Buy It Now 4 days
Michel Portal : Quintettes Op 111 & 115 CD Michel Portal : Quintettes Op 111 & 115 CD USD $6.58 Buy It Now 4 days
QUATUOR EBENE.MICHEL PORTAL-ETERNAL STORIES-JAPAN CD F83 QUATUOR EBENE.MICHEL PORTAL-ETERNAL STORIES-JAPAN CD F83 USD $29.50 Buy It Now 4 days
BRAHMS - Clarinet Sonatas / Clarinet Trio - Michel PORTAL / Mikhail RUDY - EMI BRAHMS - Clarinet Sonatas / Clarinet Trio - Michel PORTAL / Mikhail RUDY - EMI USD $16.66 Buy It Now 5 days
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Dockings - Michel Portal (CD New) Dockings - Michel Portal (CD New) USD $23.62 Buy It Now 8 days
Radar [Blister] by Michel Portal (CD, Sep-2016, Intuition) Radar [Blister] by Michel Portal (CD, Sep-2016, Intuition) USD $17.30 Buy It Now 9 days
Michel Portal - Paris Swings the 60's Raymond Fol Pie... - Michel Portal CD KUVG Michel Portal - Paris Swings the 60's Raymond Fol Pie... - Michel Portal CD KUVG USD $24.51 Buy It Now 9 days
Signed by Signiert MICHEL PORTAL Minneapolis We Insist ! ORIG EMARCY CD Like New Signed by Signiert MICHEL PORTAL Minneapolis We Insist ! ORIG EMARCY CD Like New USD $79.99 Buy It Now 11 days
Mozart Kegelstatt-Trio (CD, Oct-1997, Harmonia Mundi) Michel Portal Mozart Kegelstatt-Trio (CD, Oct-1997, Harmonia Mundi) Michel Portal USD $7.49 Buy It Now 11 days
Michel Portal : Dejarme Solo CD Value Guaranteed from eBay’s biggest seller! Michel Portal : Dejarme Solo CD Value Guaranteed from eBay’s biggest seller! USD $15.17 Buy It Now 11 days
Raimon a Victor Jara Latin Folk Michel Portal/Bernard Vitet Movie Play LP 1974 Raimon a Victor Jara Latin Folk Michel Portal/Bernard Vitet Movie Play LP 1974 USD $16.61 Buy It Now 12 days
Bernard Lubat / Michel Portal / Beb Guerin Châteauvallon 76 - the SNAIL 1979 Bernard Lubat / Michel Portal / Beb Guerin Châteauvallon 76 - the SNAIL 1979 USD $22.15 Buy It Now 12 days
Michel Portal - Radar [New CD] Michel Portal - Radar [New CD] USD $15.43 Buy It Now 13 days
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SCHUMANN & BRAHMS- Chamber Music With Clarinet 2-CD (Mikhail Rudy/Michel Portal) SCHUMANN & BRAHMS- Chamber Music With Clarinet 2-CD (Mikhail Rudy/Michel Portal) USD $6.69 Buy It Now 14 days
Schumann: Chamber Music -Mikhail Rudy & Michel Portal CD -EMI (Pergamenschikow) Schumann: Chamber Music -Mikhail Rudy & Michel Portal CD -EMI (Pergamenschikow) USD $11.69 Buy It Now 14 days
Poulenc: Chamber Music Francis Poulenc, Michel Portal, Amaury Wallez, Patrick G Poulenc: Chamber Music Francis Poulenc, Michel Portal, Amaury Wallez, Patrick G USD $4.09 Buy It Now 14 days
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Michel Portal : Clarinet Concerto Symphony 21 & 27 CD Michel Portal : Clarinet Concerto Symphony 21 & 27 CD USD $6.52 Buy It Now 16 days
MICHEL PORTAL ¡Dejarme solo! CY RECORDS 733603 french LP EX++ MICHEL PORTAL ¡Dejarme solo! CY RECORDS 733603 french LP EX++ USD $24.00 Buy It Now 16 days
Quatuor Ébène Michel Portal - Eternal Stories (NEW CD) Quatuor Ébène Michel Portal - Eternal Stories (NEW CD) USD $15.64 Buy It Now 17 days
QUATUOR EBŠNE/XAVIER TRIBOLET/RICHARD H‚RY/MICHEL PORTAL - ETERNAL STORIES [DIGI QUATUOR EBŠNE/XAVIER TRIBOLET/RICHARD H‚RY/MICHEL PORTAL - ETERNAL STORIES [DIGI USD $15.07 Buy It Now 17 days
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the return of martin guerre & julia     michel portal, Georges delerue      the return of martin guerre & julia michel portal, Georges delerue USD $33.20 Buy It Now 17 days
MICHEL PORTAL, RUDY, PERGAMENSCHIKOW - BRAHMS clarinet sonatas, trio EMI CD NM MICHEL PORTAL, RUDY, PERGAMENSCHIKOW - BRAHMS clarinet sonatas, trio EMI CD NM USD $9.74 Buy It Now 18 days
Michel Portal (clarinet) Georges... - Michel Portal (clarinet) George... CD 6SLN Michel Portal (clarinet) Georges... - Michel Portal (clarinet) George... CD 6SLN USD $6.18 Buy It Now 18 days
Richard GALLIANO & Michel PORTAL  Blow Up   * Russian CD   Jazz Richard GALLIANO & Michel PORTAL Blow Up * Russian CD Jazz USD $12.90 Buy It Now 19 days
Michel Portal : Minneapolis We Insist CD Michel Portal : Minneapolis We Insist CD USD $17.78 Buy It Now 19 days
MICHEL PORTAL, MICHEL PIANO - Prokofiev: 5 Piano Concertos / Overture On NEW MICHEL PORTAL, MICHEL PIANO - Prokofiev: 5 Piano Concertos / Overture On NEW USD $21.99 Buy It Now 20 days
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PIERRE FAVRE Arrividerci Le Chouartse LP 1981 US Hat Hut Near Mint Michel Portal PIERRE FAVRE Arrividerci Le Chouartse LP 1981 US Hat Hut Near Mint Michel Portal USD $30.00 Buy It Now 22 days
Michel Portal - Minneapolis We Insist - Michel Portal CD 9CVG The Fast Free Michel Portal - Minneapolis We Insist - Michel Portal CD 9CVG The Fast Free USD $17.78 Buy It Now 23 days
MOZART- Clarinet and String Quintet/Trio Piano LES MUSICIENS Michel Portal CD JP MOZART- Clarinet and String Quintet/Trio Piano LES MUSICIENS Michel Portal CD JP USD $10.49 Buy It Now 23 days
MICHEL PORTAL - Turbulence - CD - Import - **Excellent Condition** MICHEL PORTAL - Turbulence - CD - Import - **Excellent Condition** USD $37.95 Buy It Now 25 days
Michel Portal - Dockings [New CD] Germany - Import Michel Portal - Dockings [New CD] Germany - Import USD $46.49 Buy It Now 25 days
Michel Portal : Clarinet Concerto (Portal, Entremont) CD (1999) Michel Portal : Clarinet Concerto (Portal, Entremont) CD (1999) USD $5.66 Buy It Now 25 days
Mozart: Clarinet Quintet, Michel Portal, Jean-Claude Penne, New Import Mozart: Clarinet Quintet, Michel Portal, Jean-Claude Penne, New Import USD $18.98 Buy It Now 26 days
MICHEL PORTAL, MASSON - BOULEZ domaines HARMONIA MUNDI CD NM MICHEL PORTAL, MASSON - BOULEZ domaines HARMONIA MUNDI CD NM USD $7.49 Buy It Now 26 days
MICHEL PORTAL, ENTREMONT - MOZART clarinet concerto HARMONIA MUNDI CD NM MICHEL PORTAL, ENTREMONT - MOZART clarinet concerto HARMONIA MUNDI CD NM USD $9.74 Buy It Now 27 days
Michel Portal - Danses - CD - New Michel Portal - Danses - CD - New USD $16.24 Buy It Now 28 days
Minneapolis We Insist! by Michel Portal (CD, 2002, Universal) Minneapolis We Insist! by Michel Portal (CD, 2002, Universal) USD $12.41 Buy It Now 28 days
Michel Portal - Live at the Grenoble Jazz Festival [New DVD] Michel Portal - Live at the Grenoble Jazz Festival [New DVD] USD $19.51 Buy It Now 29 days
Michel Portal - Radar [New CD] Michel Portal - Radar [New CD] USD $13.64 Buy It Now 30 days
Michel Portal - Eternal Stories - ID23z - CD - New Michel Portal - Eternal Stories - ID23z - CD - New USD $12.20 Buy It Now 30 days
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MICHEL PORTAL Our Meanings And Our Feelings album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Our Meanings And Our Feelings
Avant-Garde Jazz 1969
MICHEL PORTAL Alors!!! (with John Surman / Barre Phillips / Stu Martin / Jean-Pierre Drouet) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Alors!!! (with John Surman / Barre Phillips / Stu Martin / Jean-Pierre Drouet)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1970
MICHEL PORTAL Splendid Yzlment album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Splendid Yzlment
Avant-Garde Jazz 1972
MICHEL PORTAL Dejarme Solo! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Dejarme Solo!
Eclectic Fusion 1979
MICHEL PORTAL L'ombre Rouge album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
L'ombre Rouge
Jazz Related Soundtracks 1981
MICHEL PORTAL Le Retour De Martin Guerre / Balles Perdues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Le Retour De Martin Guerre / Balles Perdues
Jazz Related Soundtracks 1983
MICHEL PORTAL Le retour de Martin Guerre / Julia album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Le retour de Martin Guerre / Julia
Jazz Related Soundtracks 1983
MICHEL PORTAL Les cavaliers de l'orage album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Les cavaliers de l'orage
Jazz Related Soundtracks 1984
MICHEL PORTAL Turbulence album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Turbulence
Eclectic Fusion 1987
MICHEL PORTAL Men's Land album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Men's Land
Eclectic Fusion 1987
MICHEL PORTAL Any Way album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Any Way
Eclectic Fusion 1993
MICHEL PORTAL Musiques De Cinemas album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Musiques De Cinemas
Jazz Related Soundtracks 1994
MICHEL PORTAL La Machine album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
La Machine
Jazz Related Soundtracks 1994
MICHEL PORTAL Dockings album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Dockings
Fusion 1998
MICHEL PORTAL Fast Mood album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fast Mood
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
MICHEL PORTAL Minneapolis album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Minneapolis
Eclectic Fusion 2000
MICHEL PORTAL Burundi (with Stephen Kent, Mino Cinelu) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Burundi (with Stephen Kent, Mino Cinelu)
World Fusion 2000
MICHEL PORTAL Dipping In Minneapolis album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Dipping In Minneapolis
Eclectic Fusion 2002
MICHEL PORTAL Minneapolis Tour Guide album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Minneapolis Tour Guide
Eclectic Fusion 2002
MICHEL PORTAL Burundi album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Burundi
Avant-Garde Jazz 2004
MICHEL PORTAL La Petite Chartreuse album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
La Petite Chartreuse
Jazz Related Soundtracks 2005
MICHEL PORTAL Jean de la Fontaine - Le défi album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jean de la Fontaine - Le défi
Jazz Related Soundtracks 2007
MICHEL PORTAL Birdwatcher album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Birdwatcher
Fusion 2007
MICHEL PORTAL Baïlador album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Baïlador
Avant-Garde Jazz 2010

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MICHEL PORTAL Chateauvallon : 23 Aout 1972 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Chateauvallon : 23 Aout 1972
Avant-Garde Jazz 1973
MICHEL PORTAL Arrivederci Le Chouartse (with Léon Francioli · Pierre Favre) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Arrivederci Le Chouartse (with Léon Francioli · Pierre Favre)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1981
MICHEL PORTAL Minneapolis We Insist ! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Minneapolis We Insist !
Eclectic Fusion 2002
MICHEL PORTAL Concerts (with Richard Galliano) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Concerts (with Richard Galliano)
World Fusion 2004
MICHEL PORTAL Radar (Live at Theater Gütersloh) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Radar (Live at Theater Gütersloh)
Fusion 2016

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