…Francine Luce can find her way around free music, jazz
and fusion. She has already made her distinctive mark.

Guardian; London - John Fordham

 

The remarkable singer Francine Luce .

Guardian; London - John Fordham

 

Est-ce un bruit, un
écho, un oiseau,
une voix ?
Une voix, celle de
Francine Luce…

Is it a noise, an
echo, a bird,
a human voice?
It’s a voice: that of
Francine Luce…

France-Antilles; Martinique

 

 

… Francine Luce est dotée d’une voix exceptionnelle...
… Francine Luce is gifted with an exceptional voice…

France-Antilles Magazine; Martinique

 

The super-elastic voice of Martinique, as heard on Bò kay La
vi-a (Ogun) meets Britain’s free-improv all-stars…

London - Jack Massarik

 

… Sie gilt in Jazz-Kreisen als die Entdeckung der letzten Jahre.
… In Jazz circle she is rated the discovery of the recent years.

Tip magazine; Berlin - Ingo Schütte

 

Francine Luce, una brillante cantante ….
Francine Luce, a brilliant singer…

Il Tirreno; Italy - Stefano Cavallini

 

…Au chant, il y avait Francine Luce à la voix agréable et au registre très riche. On paierait volontiers sur l’avenir artistique de cette jeune chanteuse par sa capacité à improviser dans un style de musique aussi dense que le Jazz.

 

…On vocal, there was Francine Luce with a pleasing voice and a very rich register. You cannot but have faith in the artistic future of this young singer who has such a talent for improvising in a musical style as dense as Jazz.

France-Antilles; Martinique

 
 

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Oris Jazz Festival
Various venues
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Jack Massarik
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Chicago’s trumpet star Lester
Bowie turned out for Louis
Moholo and his pan-African
drum ensemble at the Queen
Elisabeth Hall and played as if
he had been with them for years,
though Francine Luce’s
dramatic vocals almost stole
this show.


Evening standard; London
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