Blaise Hommage

Bassiste et contrebassiste d’origine française, Blaise Hommage joue professionnellement depuis l’âge de 21 ans. Il est diplômé d’un DEM de jazz au CRR de Nancy et d’un master of arts in music pedagogy à la haute école de musique de Lausanne.
Il a étudié avec des musiciens tels que Bänz Oester, Emil Spanyi, Mathieu Michel et a participé à des masterclass avec Gary Willis, Larry Grenadier, Joe Sanders, Jay Anderson, Furio Di Castri...
Il reçoit un prix pour ses performances au sein de la Hem en 2014, ainsi qu’un prix récompensant trois des meilleurs projets de master en 2015 (jouant dans les trois groupes dont son propre projet
« Sweets »).
Ouvert et intéressé par toute sorte de musique, il a eu l’occasion de jouer avec Gilad Hekselman, Franck Aghulon, René Mosele, Stefano Saccon, Ohad Talmor, Gauthier Toux, David Tixier, Lada Obradovic, Anach Cuan, Michel Buhler, Jessica Vigneault et dans des festivals tels que Montreux, Cully, Jazz à Vannes…
Il joue actuellement avec Red Sun Rising, Louis Billette 5tet, Valentin Conus, Phasm, AA trio.

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Blaise Hommage is a French bass guitar and double bass player. He has been playing professionally since the age of twenty-one. He has a Diploma in Musical Studies (option Jazz) from the Music Conservatory of Nancy, and a Masters Degree in Musical Education from the Lausanne Higher School of Music.

He has studied with various musicians, such as Bänz Oester, Emil Spanyi and Mathieu Michel, and has taken part in masterclasses with Gary Willis, Larry Grenadier, Joe Sanders, Jay Anderson, Furio Di Castri...

In 2014 he received an award for his performances at the Lausanne Higher School of Music, as well as a prize awarded to the three best projects performed for the Masters programme in 2015 (Blaise played in all three winning projects, including his own formation “Sweets”).

Blaise takes an active interest in a large range of different musical styles and has had the opportunity of playing with Gilad Hekselman, Franck Agulhon, René Mosele, Stefano Saccon, Ohad Talmor, Gauthier Toux, David Tixier, Lada Obradovic, Anach Cuan, Michel Buhler, Jessica Vigneault, at various different festivals including the Montreux Jazz Festival, Cully Jazz, Jazz à Vannes…

He performs currently with Red Sun Rising, Louis Billette 5tet, Valentin Conus, PHASM and AA trio.