Margot Fauquereau (singer and founder)
Margot counts five years of professional experience as a singer and an entrepreneur. In 2012, after her masters' degree in marketing at the Sorbonne and Assas universities in Paris, she decides to dedicate her career to music. With more than 70 concerts per year, she performs her art with various bands that she created: Orphée (pop/jazz/French songs for all kinds of events), The Gatsbys (jazz music for themed Gatsby parties) and Proposal & Elopement in Paris (solo intimate performances for proposals, elopements and vow renewals in Paris).
Paquito Guillo (pianist)
Paquito started playing the piano at the age of 4. Pursuing his passion he then studied at the music conservatory of Le Mans (musical expression and training, chamber music, history, writing, musical accompaniment) and ensued to win in 2009 a conservatory prize in classical piano and in 2013 a conservatory prize in jazz music. Paquito performs with different bands and accompanies a series of diverse formations: chamber music ensembles, lyrics recitals, cabaret shows, pop and French classics concerts, jazz trio and quartet. For the last ten years he has also been teaching piano.
Damien Jameau (drummer)
Percussionist, drummer, bass player and backing vocalist, Damien is a self-taught musician. He built his experience with the French singer Marie Cherrier, playing more than 300 shows in France and abroad (Colombia, Laos, Marocco, Ireland, Germany...). He shares the stage with famous artists, such as Olivia Ruiz, Bernard Lavilliers, Souad Massi, Pauline Croze, Garou, HF Thiéfaine... He is also the drummer of several bands: The Orchid (indie folk, BISOU (electro pop), Azeil (instrumental world music).
Richard Poher (substitute pianist)
Pianist, composer and didgeridoo player, Richard studied at ENM School of Villeurbanne, at Chambéry's conservatoire, and at Didier Lockwood's Music Academy. His curiosity and passion for music drove him to a double course in both jazz and classical music, while he was playing in Paris' famous jazz clubs. He is a member of several bands, whether they are creative projects (Ellinoa Quintet, Wanderlust) or for events (All in Jazz, Indre Gasiune).
When we are not available, when we are already playing somewhere else, we offer you another option: the second duo of Orphée, composed of Lucile, singer, and Laurent, pianist.
Lucile Richard (singer)
With a passion for singing since her childhood, Lucile successfully passed her diploma in the music conservatoire of Le Mans. She sings with many bands, each having a particular sound: rock (Lulu and the fat dogs, Life goes better with a coke), modern music (Lulu, BISOU, La Mauvaise Humeur), or jazz (the Collectif Babartoktok, the University of Le Mans' big band). She has been working for Orphée since 2016.
Laurent Moutel (pianist)
Laurent is a pianist, composer, arranger and music producer. Passionate about Afro-American music, he studied at Versailles' conservatoire (DEM jazz diploma). He played with jazz bands in festivals, for example with Sylvain Beuf's octet and with his own sextet Polygones, for which he composes music for cinema screening with live music, for silent movies from Buster Keaton and Georges Méliès.