in Paris on the 27th February 1953.
studying Philosophy at the faculty of Nanterre under the influence of
thinkers such as Gilles Deleuze and Jean Francois Lyotard,
Patrick GAUTHIER décide
de se consacrer entièrement à la musique.
with his studies on the piano and his discovery of the Baroque Masters
and the early impressionists, he studied orchestration and classical
harmony with the composer Roland CREUSE and the Ondes Martenots
with Jeanne LORIOD.
His first contacts with the world
of electro-acoustic music lead him to analogue synthesis, then to music
computing, which he uses primarily today.
stage, he was part of the adventure which is MAGMA.
he was part of ALIEN,
a group with three pianists which joined together Benoit WIDEMANN,
VANDER. He also had the pleasure
of playing with Aldo ROMANO.
has also worked closely with Richard PINHAS
since the founding of the group HELDON
and today works with him on many different musical projects.
He has composed for and with Jacques
with whom he also plays on stage.
1981 his first album Bébé
Godzilla was given a rapturous
He played with Bernard PAGANOTTI
in 1976 in the group WEIDORJE.
is with BernardÍs son, Antoine PAGANOTTI,
that he recorded his 1993 album Sur
les flots verticaux, also
notable for the help of Pierre MARCAULT
latest album, Le
appeared in May 1996.