Bio

BIOGRAPHY Once he gets going and starts digging into the keys of his piano there’s no stopping him: “I’ve got blues in my blood… “ We are talking about Franck Kade K. who even manages to take unmusical listeners into the right rhythm. 60s Born in Togo Franck becomes interested in music at the tender age of four years already und receives the first piano lessons from his father. 70s In the mid-seventies he turns his musical passion into his profession, meets the big actors of classical music, studies and learns from and with them. 80s In the early eighties Franck initially creates his own compositions and not much later the gifted pianist forms his own group and they travel to school concerts and competitions in which he participates very successful. Already at the age of 16 Franck concludes his first contract with the well-known Sofitel Hotel and is taken on as a professional piano player there. During this period Franck’s life mainly consists of very labour-intensive studies at daytime while he delights the hotel guests with his own and popular compositions in the evening. 90s Meanwhile Rock´n Bluesy Francky can look back on several guest performances with stars like Miles Davis, Memphis Slim, Jimmy Hope as well as international engagements. For some time the pianist has been living in the Ruhr Valley to present his ambitious entertainment programme of Evergreens, Jazz, Boogie-Woogie,  Blues, Swing, Rock´n Roll and Gospel there. FRANCK KADE K. belongs to those musicians who have the Blues in their blood. Rock´n Bluesy Francky will play for you: Be it a private or a corporate event, wedding, birthday, private viewing, fashion show or trade fair. If desired also as a duo, trio or quartet with top-level musicians.