Quentin Dujardin
Biography

Quentin Dujardin guitarist, composer and producer.

"The silence between two notes is my most intense reflection."

Quentin Dujardin creates a unique universe around his nylon-string guitars. His path remains immutably attached to sound and emotion.

Discography

Complete discography

Serendipity

Albums | 02/02/2024

The word 'serendipity' entered the French language very recently. Its broad definition is the gift of making fruitful discoveries by chance. This is how Olivier Ker Ourio and Quentin Dujardin define their meeting around this new album.

AGUA sessions #02

Albums | 14/09/2023

For this digital series inaugurated by AGUA music, discover now this filmed session recorded live at L'Oeil du Condroz. Quentin Dujardin and Olivier Ker Ourio offers us four original tracks. Their studio album will be released on February 2, 2024.

2020

Albums | 03/02/2023

2020 will certainly turn out to have been the busiest year of Quentin Dujardin's career. More than a journey, it has been a experience carried out at the frontier of our freedom to continually remain creative and alive. Discover now this album alongside Didier Laloy, Nicolas Fiszman & Manu Katché.

2020 LIVE

Albums | 07/11/2022

Quentin Dujardin returns to us with his very first live album, the result of a long collaboration with his stage partners: Didier Laloy, Boris Schmidt & Manu Katché.

Transatlantic

Singles | 28/10/2022

Discover now the new collaboration between Matthieu Saglio and Quentin Dujardin.

Resonance ° The Ardent City

Special projects | 01/11/2022

Discover Nova musica, the soundtrack of the short film 'Resonance, la Cité ardente'. Original music composed by Quentin Dujardin in collaboration with countertenor Samuel Cattiau.

AGUA sessions #01

Albums | 06/11/2020

This EP album presents four tracks recorded & filmed in live studio session alongside Manu Katché, Nicolas Fiszman, Didier Laloy & Adrien Tyberghein.

Catharsis

Albums | 04/11/2017

With Catharsis, Ivan Paduart and Quentin Dujardin have once again succeeded in the high art of reaching and stimulating both the heart and mind! A great studio performance alongside Richard Bona & Manu Katché, among others...

Water and Fire

Albums | 11/10/2019

Quentin Dujardin & Didier Laloy decided to write music together. A dialogue between water and fire.

Distances

Albums | 12/10/2012

The artistic production of the American Lee Townsend (Bill Frisell) reveals Dujardin’s sonic universe with extraordinary finesse and intelligence. This album contains the hit "1977" widely broadcast on American radios

Veloma

Albums | 07/11/2008

Recorded between Belgium, Madagascar, Morocco & US, Veloma presents Quentin's musical approach: a philosophy of life filled with mellow groove and voyages to unknown lands. A production in collaboration with Maximin Randriamanjava.

Le silence des saisons

Albums | 08/11/2012

Quentin Dujardin continually reinvents his musical universe, in order to render into sound an experience we all live: the omnipresence of the relationship between humankind and nature.

Impressionniste

Albums | 12/11/2010

Impressionniste is without a doubt the most stripped-down and "guitar" disc he has recorded to date. Probably the most melodic album ever released alongside Toots Thielemans.

Khamis

Albums | 12/11/2004

Revealed during his studio performance for Le Monde est un Village (RTBF/Virgin 2003 compilation), Quentin Dujardin captivates with his rich sound palette and the sensuality of his guitar compositions.

La Fontaine de Gore

Albums | 08/11/2002

La Fontaine de Gore, named after the street where Quentin Dujardin grew up, is the very first solo album by the Belgian guitarist. Accompanied by Diederik Wissels on the piano, this album is a beautiful introduction to the world of the guitarist and his sense of lyricism.

News

The latest news

Guitares du Monde Festival 2024

Concert |

Quentin Dujardin invites you to his garden for the 2nd edition of the Festival Guitares du Monde. The event will take place on 2, 3 & Next August 4 in Avins-en-Condroz (BE). Find the entire program now!

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Ave Maria – live studio

Video |

The studio version of 'Ave Maria' by Quentin Dujardin is now available. This work is taken from the album 'Serendipity' recorded in duo with Olivier Ker Ourio.

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Album release – Son de la Terre/Paris May 9, 2024

Album release |

Quentin Dujardin & Olivier Ker Ourio will be in concert at Le Son de la Terre/Paris on May 9 for the release of their new album "Serendipity".
This record crosses an ocean of blue notes, alternating between calm and stormy seas. The waves carry us from one port to another. A journey towards immense spaces, thanks to the benevolence of chance: serendipity.

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Serendipity – new album

Album release |

The new album of Olivier Ker Ourio & Quentin Dujardin will be released on Februari 2, 2024. This record crosses an ocean of blue notes, alternating between calm and stormy seas.

Don’t miss their tour at the beginning of 2024.

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Concerts

More dates

La Nuit du Solstice d’été
Eglise de Wierde (BE)
ven. 21/06 - 6.30pm and 9pm
LEVITATION with Quentin Dujardin, Gil Delogne and Nicolas Kummert
Rêve Party 2.0
Brussels (BE)
sam. 22/06 - 8pm
Quentin Dujardin
Private
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dim. 23/06 - 3pm
LEVITATION wtih Quentin Dujardin and Gil Delogne
Tournai Jazz Festival
Tournai (BE)
ven. 28/06 - 8pm
Quentin Dujardin, Didier Laloy, Nicolas Fiszman and Manu Katché
Festival au Carré
Mons (BE)
mer. 03/07 - 3pm
Circus show 'Epiphytes' - original soundtrack by Quentin Dujardin
Château de Flers
Villeneuve-d'Ascq (FR)
dim. 07/07 - 3pm
Circus show 'Epiphytes' - original soundtrack by Quentin Dujardin
Chalon dans la rue
Chalon-sur-Saône (FR)
Wed, 07/10 au Sat, 07/13 - 3pm
Circus show 'Epiphytes' - original soundtrack by Quentin Dujardin
L’Oeil du Condroz
Les Avins-en-Condroz (BE)
sam. 13/07 - 8.30pm
Quentin dujardin and Olivier Ker Ourio
Press

About Quentin Dujardin in the press

Quentin Dujardin is a sumptuous invitation to travel. Talent alert!

Guitarist Magazine

Quentin is to me a revelation.

Toots Thielemans

Quentin Dujardin has the perfect technique but above all, he makes beautiful things from it.

Folkroddels

Probably the best guitar sound in our country for a long time.

La Libre Belgique

The perfect mix between pure soundscape and beautiful melodies. A diamond in the rough!

Le Soir

Like all good music, it has the most important quality: that is memorable.

Fred Hersch

One of the best world album of the year.

World Music Charts (US)

The guitarist now plays with the big boys.

Vers l'avenir
360° Artist

360° artist, Creative and sustainable autonomy

Individual training offered by Quentin Dujardin to the non-classical & classical music sector.

Quentin Dujardin - Formation Artiste 365°