New duo project w/ Paula Oliveira in Lisbon

May 12, 2024By leotardinUncategorized No Comments

Hi everyone, I just recorded a couple of demos and promotional videos in Lisbon with singer Paula Oliveira, to launch our new duo project. I’ve had the pleasure to collaborate and record four albums with her, over almost two decades. We gave numerous concerts together all around Portugal, including in the Azores island, and in … Read More

Residency at Palazzo Trevisan Degli Ulivi (Venice)

January 20, 2024By leotardinNews No Comments

Hi folks, From March 4th until March 8th, 2024, I’ll be in residency at the Palazzo Trevisan Degli Ulivi in Venice (also home of the Swiss Consulate), collaborating with the great Italian guitarist Enrico Terragnoli. We’ll spend the week developing my “Piano illustré” project as a live duet. At the end of the week, on … Read More

Finissage expo, catalogue virtuel

December 23, 2023By leotardinNews No Comments

Bonjour, l’exposition à la galerie Série Rares des dessins que j’ai réalisés pour  “Le piano illustré” touche à sa fin, mais ils restent visibles sur le site de la galerie, en bas de page à ce lien. En outre, une série limitée de reproduction du dessin intitulé “Vitrine” est toujours disponible et en vente à la … Read More

Podcasts diverses interviews

September 22, 2023By leotardinNews No Comments

Salut à toutes et tous, j’ai récemment donné diverses interviews autour de la première de mon “Piano illustré” au Festival de la Bâtie le 5 septembre dernier. Voici les liens pour ré-écouter (et re-visionner pour Léman Bleu) ces interviews en streaming: -Bref reportage et interview filmé sur place par Léman Bleu à visionner ici: https://www.lemanbleu.ch/fr/Actualite/Culture/Le-piano-illustre-en-concert-dessine.html … Read More

Exposition dessins Le piano illustré

August 22, 2023By leotardinNews No Comments

bonjour, les dessins que j’ai réalisé pour “Le piano illustré” seront exposés à la galerie Séries Rares à Carouge (juste à côté du Chat Noir) du 7 au 23 décembre 2023. Le vernissage aura lieu le jeudi 7 décembre dès 18h, avec une petite performance (Le piano illustré) dans la galerie autour de 19h. Les … Read More

Le piano illustré – Festival de la Bâtie

June 14, 2023By leotardinNews No Comments

Bonjour, après plus de 2 ans de gestation, j’aurai le plaisir de présenter pour la première fois mon projet “Le piano illustré” le 5 septembre prochain au Festival de la Bâtie à Genève. Info et billetterie à ce lien. À propos: Léo Tardin a mûri pendant la période du Covid l’idée d’une performance musicale et visuelle … Read More

Soundtrack collab, movie in cinemas now

February 22, 2023By leotardinNews No Comments

hi All, I’m happy to announce that Grand Pianoramax’s Dub Delay track has been used in a 1:30min deep-sea scene of Whale Nation – Les Gardiennes de la planète. Go see this very nice long-feature movie, it’s out now in France and Switzerland. The track itself is of course available on Spotify, Deezer, Bandcamp etc … Read More

Public Workshop at Autumn Of Music (Montreux)

September 29, 2022By leotardinNews No Comments

Hi there, Some 23 years after having the honour to win the first International Piano Solo Competition at the Montreux Jazz Festival, I’ll be at Autumn of Music (presented by the Montreux Jazz Artists Foundation) on Nov. 25th, 2022, giving a public workshop at 6pm at the the Montreux Palace (Coupole) entitled “Piano vs. Keys: From … Read More

My “acting debut”

August 7, 2022By leotardinNews No Comments

Hi all, I usually don’t share content from my childhood / young adulthood, but recently I coincidentally found myself hiking where I shot a Milka commercial around 40 years ago (directed by French filmmaker Jacques Doillon), which screened in cenemas in the German-speaking part of Switzerland in the early 80s. This recent hike made me … Read More

Les Aubes 2022

July 8, 2022By leotardinNews No Comments

Hi there, I’m happy to perform on August 6th in duo w/ my pal and talented musician Louis Matute at the magic Les Aubes concert series, taking place at 6am at Les Bains des Pâquis (entrance is free, seats are limited!) As a preview to what we’ll be playing live, here‘s a recording of our … Read More