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Thibault Dille is a Belgian accordionist, pianist, singer, composer, arranger, artistic director and producer born in 1987 in Brussels. At a young age, his love for music led him to take various instrument and music theory courses. He pursued these interests all the way to the Higher Conservatory, where he obtained the diploma with the highest distinction.
In his young career, Thibault Dille has already performed in Belgium, France, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany, Portugal, Italy, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Vietnam, Japan, Brazil, Canada, and the USA. Her regularly appears on TV and on the radio, has recorded over 25 CDs as a leader or as a sideman. In 2009, he was rewarded with the “Toots Thielemans Jazz Award“, and was nominated in 2011 for the “Sabam Jazz Awards”.
He is also the founder of “WonderNöte”, a musical creation agency for commercials, theatre and film scores, and he is often called upon for juries and masterclasses.
Thibault Dille has performed and recorded with many artists, among others, in the field of jazz : Lionel Suarez, Daniel Mille, Charles Loos, Diederik Wissels, Nicolas Kummert, Michel Massot, Fabien Degryse, John Ruocco, Bruno Castelluci, Bart De Nolf, Jean-François Prins, Christophe Wallemme, Helge Norbakken, Minino Garay, Christophe Hache, Jeremie Ternoy, Alexis Therain, Didier Ithursarry, Patrick Goraguer... In the World : Rachid Taha, Salif Keita, Swami Jr... , Luiz Melodia, Zé da Velha, Silverio Pontes, Mamani Keita, Tcha Limberger, Alejandro Barcelona, Orchestre International du Vettex... In the field of Pop/Song : Bernard Lavilliers, Amandine Bourgeois, Camille Lou, Saule, Joel Favreau, Jacques Bonnaffé, Nina Morato, Coba... In the classical field: Philippe Raskin, Symphony Orchestra of Hanoï Opera... He also participates in musicals: "Evita" (Tim Rice / A. Lloyd Weber), " Sunset Boulevard " (Black, Hampton / A.Lloyd Weber).
His contact with Bossa Flor is linked to one of his projects with teenage friends, Ana Rocha (vocals), Pierre Gillet (guitar) and Miguel Rosal Martins (double bass), guided by singer Cristina Rosal, with tours in Brazil and Belgium around Portuguese and Brazilian ballads. Their two albums, Espelhos - Canções Portuguesas in 2011, and Encontros d'Agua (produced by Swami Jr) in 2015 were performed in the Bossa Flor programme in 2014 and 2015. Thibault was invited in 2018 to accompany Joel Favreau, with whom he recorded two songs as part of the project "Brassens dans tous ses états".