Real Name:
Cécile Schott
Colleen is French multi-instrumentalist Cecile Schott, who uses her voice and the treble viola da gamba (a baroque instrument with gut strings), to weave intricate stories about the human mind and heart. Schott first noticed the viola da gamba in the film Tous les matins du monde when she was 15 years old. The instrument, which has been said to be the musical instrument that most resembles the sound of the human voice, heavily resonated with her. However, rather than bowing the instrument in a traditional manner, and heavily influenced by African music from different countries, genres, and eras, Schott tunes the viola da gamba like a guitar and plucks it, opening up a new world of sound that she explores in great depth on Captain of None, an addictive, unconventional pop album.
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Colleen Discography Tracks


Colleen Everyone Alive Wants Answers (Album) Leaf UK 2003 Sell This Version
Colleen The Golden Morning Breaks (Album) Leaf UK 2005 Sell This Version
Colleen Colleen Et Les Boîtes À Musique (MiniAlbum) Leaf UK 2006 Sell This Version
Colleen Les Ondes Silencieuses (Album) Leaf UK 2007 Sell This Version
Colleen The Weighing Of The Heart (Album) Second Language UK 2013 Sell This Version
Colleen Captain Of None (Album) Thrill Jockey US 2015 Sell This Version
Colleen A Flame My Love, A Frequency (Album) Thrill Jockey US 2017 Sell This Version
THRILL 449 Colleen A Flame My Love, A Frequency(LP, Album, Ltd, Blu) Thrill Jockey THRILL 449 US 2017 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

AS 14 Colleen Babies(7") Active Suspension AS 14 France 2002 Sell This Version
SL023DS Colleen Solar / Stellar - Colleen Remixed(3xFile, FLAC, EP) Second Language SL023DS UK 2013


none Colleen The Golden Morning Breaks / Colleen Et Les Boites A Musique(CD, Album, Comp, Enh) Wind Bell none Japan Unknown Sell This Version

DJ Mixes

none Colleen Solid Steel Radio Show 24/4/2015 Hour 2(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Solid Steel Radio Show none UK 2015


Colleen Mort Aux Vaches (Album) Mort Aux Vaches Germany 2006 Sell This Version