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Michael Pignéguy

Thursday 22nd December / presented by Caitlin Nienaber

Have you had that moment in your life where you realised what you wanted to do with yourself?

Michael Pignéguy had that moment at Jazz Camp in New Zealand at the age of eleven.

He started his career in Perth in the early 90s in jazz ensembles, and in the past couple of decades has established himself as a renowned drummer, composer, bandleader, arranger and producer.

He’s been based in the Middle East for more than a decade and he’s made his way back to Perth for a show at The Ellington.

He joined Breakfast with Caitlin for a revealing discussion on his musical training and the culture of jazz in Qatar.

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