|Birthname||Francis Joseph Marmande|
|born on||10 January 1945 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )|
|Place||Bayonne, France, 43n29, 1w29|
|Timezone||GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)|
|Astrology data||19°31' 29°31 Asc. 18°08'|
French author, musician and journalist for the French newspaper Le Monde since 1977. Marmande currently serves as the director of a modern literature laboratory (Littérature au présent) at University of Paris VII: Denis Diderot.
A jazz critic, Marmande also plays double bass and has recorded with the Jac Berrocal Group. He was a contributor to Jazz Magazine from 1971 to 2000, which he also helped illustrate from 1976 to 1994.
Since 2006, he has had a regular column in Le Monde, writing on topics such as jazz, bullfighting, and literature.
Didier Geslain archive, 'jazz' pdf file, p. 161.
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Double bass player)
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Jazz
- Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
- Vocation : Writers : Critic (Jazz critic)