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Band, 1971-1977 FR, Paris
Rock and Jazz

Zao was a progressive rock/zeuhl band that was founded by two ex-members of Magma: Yochk'o Seffer (saxophone, clarinet) and François Cahen (piano). They were active from 1971 to 1994 and released six studio albums.In 1976, Magma violinist Didier Lockwood also joined the band and appeared on their albums Kawana and Live!.

PortraitDidier Lockwood
vn *1956 FR
PortraitFrançois Cahen
p, key 1944-2011 FR
PortraitManu Katché
dr *1958 FR
PortraitFrançois Debricon
sax, fl
PortraitFrançois Causse
cng, mar *1959 FR
PortraitMauricia Platon
voc FR
PortraitCynthia Saint-Ville
voc FR
PortraitGérard Prévost
eb, b FR
PortraitJean-Yves Rigaud
PortraitJean-My Truong
dr FR
PortraitJoël Dugrenot
b, voc, eb FR
PortraitDominique Bertram
b *1954 FR
PortraitPierre Guignon
perc, dr
PortraitPatrick Tillman
PortraitYochk'O Seffer
*1939 FR

Band Membership

Title Artist Year Type
Distant Family: Recorded Live In Japan 2005ZAO2017Album
At Festival International Du Son Paris: Recorded Live On March 15, 1975ZAO2014Album
Live At The TritonZAO2009Album
In TokyoZAO2007Album
Reunited Live ... In TokyoZAO2004Album
Paris 73ZAO / Magma1998Album
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