Richard Bennett (3)

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☆ November 16, 1936, Paris
French (half english) songwriter, instrumentist, band leader, producer wellknown in 1960's
Was remarked in 1953 by Nino Ferrer and both founded a jazz band - Richard Bennett Et Ses Dixie Cats, where Nino Ferrer played at bass guitar and Richard Bennett played at drums.
The band will be disbanded after ten years of activity.
Lived permanently in Saint-Germain-des-Prés and was raised with his cousin, Stéphane Guérault (later, jazz tenor saxophone and clarinet player).
His mother want for him to study piano, classical music, but Richard and Stéphane goes to jazz music, listening many naights jazz, in the cellars where play Claude Luter, Michel Attenoux, Maxime Saury, etc.
1964 - recruited in by Barclay, as artistic director to reactivate the Riviera (3) label run by Léo Missir
In late 1965 - moved to Polydor as artistic director, requested by Jacques Kerner, Polydor's managing director.
During his career as artistic director, was forced to co-sign texts or music with pseudonyms, one of them was Burt Blakey.
Drummer, artistic director at Barclay and Polydor and CBS, Richard Bennett is part of that generation that grew in the early 1960's jazz to rock and R & B. His name is associated with Nino Ferrer, with whom he started from the 1950's and he always remained close.
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Richard Bennett (3) Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

Richard Bennett (3) - Véritables Variétés Verdâtres album art Nino Ferrer On Passe Trop De Temps and 2 more… Nino Ferrer - Véritables Variétés Verdâtres (Album) CBS France 1977 Sell This Version
847 967-2 Richard Bennett (3) - Volume 1 - Métronomie - Véritables Variétés Verdâtres album art Nino Ferrer Nino Ferrer - Volume 1 - Métronomie - Véritables Variétés Verdâtres(CD, Comp) Barclay 847 967-2 France 1991 Sell This Version
982 109-1 Richard Bennett (3) - Intégrale album art Nino Ferrer On Passe Trop De Temps and 2 more… Nino Ferrer - Intégrale(12xCD, Comp + DVD, PAL + Box, Ltd) Barclay 982 109-1 France 2004 Sell This Version
374 702-5 Richard Bennett (3) - L'Intégrale Des Enregistrements Studio & Live album art Nino Ferrer Nino Ferrer - L'Intégrale Des Enregistrements Studio & Live(Box, Comp + 9xCD, Album, RE, RM + 5xCD, Comp, RM) Barclay, Universal Music France 374 702-5 France 2013 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

V. 45 P. 2233, V 45 P 2233 Richard Bennett (3) - Sheila album art Chris Valois Accompagné Par Jacques Loussier Mais Reviens Moi (as R. Bennett) Chris Valois Accompagné Par Jacques Loussier - Sheila(7", EP) Vega, Vega V. 45 P. 2233, V 45 P 2233 France 1962 Sell This Version
66 561 Richard Bennett (3) - A Whiter Shade Of Pale - Neurotic Saga album art Pro Cromagnum Neurotic Saga (as William Bennett) Pro Cromagnum - A Whiter Shade Of Pale - Neurotic Saga(7", Single) Polydor 66 561 France 1967 Sell This Version
66 575 Richard Bennett (3) - Toi Si Belle / Ta Culotte Charlotte album art Pierre, Paul ou Jacques Ta Culotte Charlotte (as William Bennett) Pierre, Paul ou Jacques - Toi Si Belle / Ta Culotte Charlotte(7", Single, Jukebox) Polydor 66 575 France 1967 Sell This Version
27324 Richard Bennett (3) - Ma Ceinture Papa, J'ai Peur Maman album art Patrick Bernard (6) Ma Ceinture Papa, J'ai Peur Maman Patrick Bernard (6) - Ma Ceinture Papa, J'ai Peur Maman(7", EP) Polydor 27324 France 1967 Sell This Version
27 327 Richard Bennett (3) - Renaud La Guerre / Je Suis Turc / Toi Si Belle / Ta Culotte Charlotte album art Pierre, Paul ou Jacques Ta Culotte Charlotte (as William Bennett) and 1 more… Pierre, Paul ou Jacques - Renaud La Guerre / Je Suis Turc / Toi Si Belle / Ta Culotte Charlotte(7", EP) Polydor 27 327 France 1967 Sell This Version
27 309 Richard Bennett (3) - Le Papyvore album art Les Papyvores Le Papyvore (as William Bennett) Les Papyvores - Le Papyvore(7", EP) Polydor 27 309 France 1967 Sell This Version
1085 Richard Bennett (3) - Le Papyvore  album art Les Papyvores Le Papyvore (as William Bennett) Les Papyvores - Le Papyvore (7", Single) Polydor 1085 Canada 1967 Sell This Version
Richard Bennett (3) - Les Cloches De Narbonne album art Jeanie Bennett Pas Trop Tôt (as R. Bennett) and 1 more… Jeanie Bennett - Les Cloches De Narbonne (Single) Barclay France 1970 Sell This Version
49.034 Richard Bennett (3) - Je T'aime album art Paul Dali Paul Dali - Je T'aime(7", Single) Disques Carrere 49.034 France 1973 Sell This Version
Richard Bennett (3) - Véritables Variétés Verdâtres album art Nino Ferrer On Passe Trop De Temps (as R. Bennett) Nino Ferrer - Véritables Variétés Verdâtres (Album) CBS France 1977 Sell This Version
BBR 1722 Richard Bennett (3) - Ca Cogne album art Les Alligators Du Blues Dans L'Rock N'Roll (as Bernett) Les Alligators - Ca Cogne(7", Single) Big Beat Records (3) BBR 1722 France 1983 Sell This Version
982 109-1 Richard Bennett (3) - Intégrale album art Nino Ferrer On Passe Trop De Temps Nino Ferrer - Intégrale(12xCD, Comp + DVD, PAL + Box, Ltd) Barclay 982 109-1 France 2004 Sell This Version
374 702-5 Richard Bennett (3) - L'Intégrale Des Enregistrements Studio & Live album art Nino Ferrer On Passe Trop De Temps (as R. Bennett) Nino Ferrer - L'Intégrale Des Enregistrements Studio & Live(Box, Comp + 9xCD, Album, RE, RM + 5xCD, Comp, RM) Barclay, Universal Music France 374 702-5 France 2013 Sell This Version
1A 006-72057 Richard Bennett (3) - Va T'en, Va T'en album art Dick Rivers Va T'en, Va T'en (as Bennett) Dick Rivers - Va T'en, Va T'en(7", Single) Pathé 1A 006-72057 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version

Conducting & Leading

45 N 028 Richard Bennett (3) - Mignonne Allons Voir album art Richard Bennett Et Ses ”Dixie Cats”* Richard Bennett Et Ses ”Dixie Cats”* - Mignonne Allons Voir(7", Mono, S/Edition) Ricordi 45 N 028 France 1959 Sell This Version
45 S 030 Richard Bennett (3) - Sing, Sing, Sing album art Richard Bennett Et Ses ”Dixie Cats”* Richard Bennett Et Ses ”Dixie Cats”* - Sing, Sing, Sing(7", Mono) Ricordi 45 S 030 France 1960 Sell This Version
231177, 231.177 Richard Bennett (3) - Le Bain Didonc album art Le Bain Didonc* Le Bain Didonc* - Le Bain Didonc(7", EP) Riviera (3), Riviera (3) 231177, 231.177 France 1966 Sell This Version
27 285 Richard Bennett (3) - Qu'Est-Ce Qui F'rait Plaisir A Papa album art Michel V Michel V - Qu'Est-Ce Qui F'rait Plaisir A Papa(7", EP) Polydor 27 285 France 1966 Sell This Version
27 284 Richard Bennett (3) - La Fille De Mon Coiffeur / Quand Je Reviendrai / Je T'Aime Bien / C'est La Paye album art Munda Munda - La Fille De Mon Coiffeur / Quand Je Reviendrai / Je T'Aime Bien / C'est La Paye(7", EP) Polydor 27 284 France 1967 Sell This Version
27 309 Richard Bennett (3) - Le Papyvore album art Les Papyvores Les Papyvores - Le Papyvore(7", EP) Polydor 27 309 France 1967 Sell This Version
1085 Richard Bennett (3) - Le Papyvore  album art Les Papyvores Les Papyvores - Le Papyvore (7", Single) Polydor 1085 Canada 1967 Sell This Version