Philippe “Fifi” Chayeb
Bass And Doublebass
I was born January 14, 1965 in Nice, south of France . I started to play piano when I was five years old . I have been studing double bass in the academy of Nice between six and seventeen years old. I moved to Paris in 1987. I have played with:
LIVE: Chance Orchestra, Diane Dufresne, Gilbert Montagne !, Sylvie Vartan, Catherine Lara, France Gall, Sacha Distel, Babik Reinhardt, Jean Marie Ecay, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Paul Mauriat, Dionne Warwick, Carmine Appice, Manu Dibango, Idrissa Diop, Michel Legrand, Ray Gomez, Elisabeth Caumont, Olivier Hutman, Thierry Eliez, Guitars Unlimited, Patrick Bruel, Artmengo, Guy Marchand, Pierre Vassiliu, Richard Clayderman, Ginie Line, Alizee, Association Laurette Fugain, Julie Zenatti, Michel Pettruciani, Andre Ceccarelli, Bernard Arcadio, Musical Direction of Dany Brillant and Helene Segara, the Orchestra of Radio France (homage has Frank Zappa), Roland Romanelli, Claude Salmieri, Sylvain Luc, Larry Carlton, Robben Ford, Makoto Kuriya, Akira Ichi, Billy Cobham, Ernie Watts, Frank Gambale...
STUDIO: Diane Dufresne, Paul Mauriat, Michel Legrand (Musics Movies), Babik Reinhardt, France Gall, Michel Leeb, Sacha Distel, Jean Marie Ecay, Michal, Ginie Line, Idrissa Diop, Moktar Samba, Bruno Coulet (Musics Movies), Alizee, Jean Marie Ecay, Mylene Farmer, And Of Many Others.
I am a Yamaha, TC Electronic, Klotz Cables and Zampower artist.