Philippe Chrétien | Must-Have Music

Sax music by Swiss saxophonist and pianist Philippe Chrétien from Switzerland.
In the words of Jack Kreisberg (Blue Note, New York): "He's Got A Killer Sound!"
Philippe Chretien is a Swiss native Jazz/lounge saxophonist and pianist. The virtuoso saxophone interpretations of these tunes are best described as downtempo soulful smooth jazz production. If you like relaxing late-night smooth saxophone jazz music, this is the album you need to listen to.
In his solo project, he also proves to be an accomplished composer, producer and DJ. In elegant understatement, his gala performances are all about creating a relaxed and sensual atmosphere. Philippe Chrétien is immediately recognised by his soulful sound and feeling. In the words of Jack Kreisberg (Blue Note, New York): "He's got a killer sound!".
Country: Switzerland
Genre: Sax, Electronic, Jazz
Style: Downtempo, Future Jazz
Philippe Chrétien Discography CDs:
  • Philippe Chrétien - Le Chat Noir
  • Philippe Chrétien - Say What
  • Philippe Chrétien - A Love Story
  • Philippe Chrétien - Champagne
  • Philippe Chrétien and Dani Solimine
  • Markus Fritzsche, Philippe Chrétien - Sax N Bass
  • Markus Fritzsche, Philippe Chrétien - More Sax N Bass
  • Markus Fritzsche, Philippe Chrétien - Brushed
  • Saxophone, Producer - Philippe Chrétien
Philippe Chrétien, born in 1958 in Basel and trained in piano and trumpet by Chester Gill, found his preferred instrument, the tenor saxophone, in 1979. He gathered international performing experience with highly acclaimed musicians and DJs exploring a vast musical diversity. This is how his particular and very personal style evolved.
℗© Philippe Chrétien - Made In Switzerland