YVAN GUILINI known to the general public for his world hit Winter Memories- begins  a new phase in his career.

 

After more than 20 years of rest, Yvan Guilini resumes his passion for music. Composing is this purebred melody maker in the blood. The finishing touches of his productions are world class and that will be heard on his new album which will be released on CD in the autumn. As a harbinger, we will release a first single digitally on June 11, 2020.

 


"Mélancolie" a commercial, instrumental song with a very strong melody as we know the music of Yvan Guilini. Music right out of the heart to dream away. Mélancolie has everything it takes to follow Winter Memories.

 

 

YVAN GUILINI (AGE 74 )  IS GOING TO PERFORM AGAIN!

After a rest period of about 20 years, Hammond virtuoso Yvan Guilini  is back on the keyboard. His passion for music and the instrument is back. True to the style and tradition of the past, he has developed a show in which the legendary Hammond B-3  and his synthesizers are central. The  playlist includes both new songs and classics.

 

Yvan Guilini was born in Bruges on 30 May 1946. At the age of three he played the piano. Over the years he created his own typical Yvan Guilini sound. Music was his passion. He made his first public appearance at the age of thirteen, after which several offers followed with established names from the music world.

The Hammond tonewheel organ. At the age of eighteen he received his first "Hammond organ", the legendary B-3. He then learned to master a technique that few others were able to control. He became "The King" of Hammond and played the bass pedal at amazing speed. Yvan Guilini created his own sound, a mix of classical and jazz.

 

In 1969, Yvan Guilini went on a world tour. He performed in no less than 28 countries. He was on tour with the "Dutch Broadcasting Company" with which he eventually recorded 2 LPs with popular jazz music.  Once back in Belgium he received 2 prizes for his style and music.

Netherlands

This Belgian Top artist made his first ever radio appearance in the popular radio program "Varietés from 12 to 2 with Ted De Braak. " and this at the age of 16. Later, he  participated in “Vara's performance” (a talent show where he eventually turned 2   (1979)

WINTER MEMORIES: WORLD HIT

1976 became the year of its commercial breakthrough. In Belgium alone, more than 100,000 copies went over the counter. The album sold more than 50,000 copies in Belgium. Winter Memories was an instant big hit. Followed by romantica, Prelude de la mer, L'inconnu, Long time ago, Jet fly me to Japan - summer hit 1986.

1977, Jazz Bilzen. His performance at Jazz Bilzen earned him a weekly radio program at national radio station. He played the music of the day in his own interpretation.

Radio programme at BRT Radio 2. Yvan Guilini had his own radio programme at Radio 2 (then BRT) for 8 years. On Saturday morning - just before the BRT top 30- he played his own songs and versions of big hits of the moment.

 

It started with the Hammond organ, but it grew into recordings with symphonic orchestras to 70 musicians. The pursuit of perfection is reflected in the high quality of productions that Yvan Guilini brings to. The master on the keyboard brings emotional music, right out of the heart. Music to dream away from.

On iTunes there are 3 albums with its great successes to obtain.