Yves Francois

Yves Francois

is creating World Jazz Music & Music History Discussion Videos

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Thank you so much for listening to my music and taking time to check out this page. Making music has always been an important part of my life. From the moment I first heard Louis Armstrong, through the years I begged my parents for a trumpet, to the time I wrote my first composition I knew this was what I wanted to do with my life. I had an opportunity as a young man, to play and record with so many of the old time greats from the South Side of Chicago and Detroit, A compilation of sounds performed with many of my favorites was later released on Delmark.  

Throughout this time, I continued to work at a regular 9 to 5 job outside of the music industry, saving money to pay for every new recording session. As my band grew and developed,  I have recorded and re-recorded many of the songs which touch and inspire me. I am finally ready to release a CD of some of my best original  compositions and some of my favorite songs from around the world that I have arranged.

Two years ago I lost my mother, with whom I was very close. That, coupled with the changes that I have seen in my mainstream industry have convinced me that I must start pouring myself into my music full-time. I hope that you will take this journey with me, as I will update my patrons with new compositions, and insight into my research into the music that I hold near and dear to my heart. 


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Receive our eternal thanks and gratitude and some great free videos on our youtube page www.youtube.com/yvesfrancoisritmo 
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Receive monthly digital downloads of music that we are working on. 

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Receive a Digital Download of each new CD that is released while you are a patron, plus receive regular video updates on what the band is working on, as well as access to videos and photos from our shows.

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Receive a signed CD, Official Band T-Shirt, invitation to any CD release parties and special events.

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Mention in the credits section on the inside back cover of the CD as well as 5 signed copies of the CD. Reserved seating available at any public performances.

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Your logo and/or advertising incorporated into the cover art for any CD's released during your sponsorship, 10 signed CD's delivered in advance of official release date, as well as placement of sponsorship information on official band marketing banners and flyers, and ability to purchase additional CD's at a promotional rate, and one live band performance per year at your venue or event in the Chicago area.

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The first $1200 in support will get my CD pressed and help me to pay royalties for the cover songs I have recorded.
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Thank you so much for listening to my music and taking time to check out this page. Making music has always been an important part of my life. From the moment I first heard Louis Armstrong, through the years I begged my parents for a trumpet, to the time I wrote my first composition I knew this was what I wanted to do with my life. I had an opportunity as a young man, to play and record with so many of the old time greats from the South Side of Chicago and Detroit, A compilation of sounds performed with many of my favorites was later released on Delmark.  

Throughout this time, I continued to work at a regular 9 to 5 job outside of the music industry, saving money to pay for every new recording session. As my band grew and developed,  I have recorded and re-recorded many of the songs which touch and inspire me. I am finally ready to release a CD of some of my best original  compositions and some of my favorite songs from around the world that I have arranged.

Two years ago I lost my mother, with whom I was very close. That, coupled with the changes that I have seen in my mainstream industry have convinced me that I must start pouring myself into my music full-time. I hope that you will take this journey with me, as I will update my patrons with new compositions, and insight into my research into the music that I hold near and dear to my heart. 


Recent posts by Yves Francois

Tiers
Tip Jar
$1 or more per month
Receive our eternal thanks and gratitude and some great free videos on our youtube page www.youtube.com/yvesfrancoisritmo 
Music Lover
$10 or more per month
Receive the above mentioned gratitude and free videos plus:


Receive monthly digital downloads of music that we are working on. 

Fan Club
$20 or more per month
Receive all of the above plus:


Receive a Digital Download of each new CD that is released while you are a patron, plus receive regular video updates on what the band is working on, as well as access to videos and photos from our shows.

Community Supporters
$50 or more per month only 40 left
Receive all of the above plus:


Receive a signed CD, Official Band T-Shirt, invitation to any CD release parties and special events.

Music Patron
$500 or more per month only 5 left
All of the above plus:


Mention in the credits section on the inside back cover of the CD as well as 5 signed copies of the CD. Reserved seating available at any public performances.

Corporate Sponsorship
$1,200 or more per month only 1 left
All of the above sponsorship tiers plus:


Your logo and/or advertising incorporated into the cover art for any CD's released during your sponsorship, 10 signed CD's delivered in advance of official release date, as well as placement of sponsorship information on official band marketing banners and flyers, and ability to purchase additional CD's at a promotional rate, and one live band performance per year at your venue or event in the Chicago area.