3 Temmuz 2010 Cumartesi
Opera - Emmanuel Santarromana
After ten years of classical percussion and following a PR job with a music label, Emmanuel Santarromana finally got into the clubbing scene as additional percussionnist for DJ Mandrax, Charles Schillings, Laurent Garnier... in the most important European clubs such as the Mad (Lausanne), Plastic People (London), the Queen and the Rex Club (Paris).
In 1998, he started DJing, and hasn’t stop spinning since, except for a stint managing his own restaurant Le Royal Mondétour, a stylish Parisian meeting place for the world of fashion and music. Emmanuel went on to design the soundtrack for fashion shows by Barbara Bui, Guy Laroche and Fred Sathal, who asked him to mix the first Barbara Bui café - (arôme) compilation released by Pschent in April 2001. His selection for two Plaza club compilations (named after his famous club nights at Les Bains) confirmed his reputation as an essential DJ on the European clubbing scene.
After a short season playing at Maxim’s de Paris, Emmanuel S was asked to be the resident DJ at the luxurious Pershing Hall hotel designed by Andrée Putman, and more recently at l’Arbuci. His sound design for Louis Vuitton fashion shows in Japan or for Cartier Jewellery confirm his position as one of the most select DJs of the moment.
In April 2003, Emmanuel Santarromana released Barbara Bui (whisper & shout), a double compilation that features a unic selection of elecro jazz balads and down tempo tracks (CD1), followed by a sweet deep house mix sprinkled by melodic and acoustic influences (CD2).
In 2003, his first album of original soundtracks, Métropolitain, was released. Métropolitain is compiled on HOTEL COSTES vol 6, and also on HOTEL COSTES “Best of”.
In 2005, Emmanuel Santarromana signed « Diner time » on Alcazar Various, volume 4.
In 2006, Emmanuel Santarromana released his second album, Fab4ever, a cover album of the Bealtes.
All over this period, Emmanuel Santarromana played for great events suchs as the anniversary of the SANTOS watch in HONK KONG, and also in cooperation with Andree Putman for Louis Vuitton Icône exibition. He’s also present in the club scene like in the BANK CLUB in Beijing, the BED in Bangkok, the JET SET in Moscow, but also in the undergroung scene like the LOGO in Shanghai.