KIMBÒL A different sound ... A new color that nevertheless continues to have as basis the gwo ka traditional and modern gwo ka. (music of Guadeloupe FWI). Kimbòl universe is rich, and goes through a cool music to joyful music, a written music to a music based on improvisation ... Kimbòl's music is based on the gwo ka, with raids into other musical styles (African music, jazz ...). A Musical Journey in the tradition of Guadeloupe and beyond .... The artistic direction is assured by Sonny Troupé, drummer. He is known for his collaborations with musicians such as Christian Laviso, Jacques Schwarz-Bart, Kenny Garrett, Mario Canonge, Armand Acheron, Solo Cissokho, Tanya St. Val ... and on various projects. Kimbòl: original compositions created around seven musicians: Marylène Troupe: lead vocal, percussion Jenna Legros: flute, choir, Fabrice Troupé: saxophone, percussion, choir Laurence Jules Gaston: piano, ka drums, choir Arnaud Dolmen: drums, ka drums Emilie Epaminondas: piano, percussion, choir Sonny Troupe: ka drums, drums, choir Discography The last album Kimbòl named 'Invitation' is the result of research work undertaken for 5 years. Work in studio lasted eight months in Guadeloupe and Paris proved the functioning of the device. The result is the original and new aesthetic developed by Kimbòl today. Several guest artists have participated in the album 'Invitation': Jean-Pierre Coquerel (lead vocal) Michel Mado (piano) Jocelyn Ménard (tenor sax) Lucile Kancel (choir) Alza Bordin (trumpet) Patrice Hulman (Choir) Marie-Hélène Laumuno (lead vocal) Armand Acheron (ka drums) Discography: The first album entitled 'Live' was recorded at the Centre des Arts at Pointe-à-Pitre (FWI) in 1992, the second 'Lien étèwnèl' was recorded in 1996 and 'Konfians pou demen' in August 2004.