WHO WE ARE
Bon Goût Music is a one-stop center for local and international creative minds, looking to fully optimize their ventures especially in the music scene in Singapore and all of South East Asia, and Japan.
Us being artists and experts in the creative industry, we understand both joy and the challenges that other artists face - this sensitivity is at the heart of Bon Goût Music. Besides creating and programming an epic live music experiences, we offer consultations for events and companies who would like to add more value and artistic edge in their businesses.
With our breadth of global network ranging from Asia, Europe, North & South America across and beyond the music industry, we pride ourselves on creating eclectic new movements through exciting collaborative projects.
OUR DIRECTOR : AYA SEKINE
A Singapore based Japanese Jazz pianist who has been actively performing worldwide over the past 2 decades. As a performer she is best known for her dynamic style of Jazz that is heavily influenced by the Bebop and straight-ahead era, but she is also known for her improvisation works collaborators from widest spectrum of genres.
Besides being an established artist, she is also known as a founder and artistic director of live music program of Blu Jaz Cafe (2006-2016) and many events and concerts she has programmed and promoted. With her forward thinking to impact the society, In 2012 she has founded Bon Goût Music, that has become her vehicle of offering music event/International tour programming and consultations, and in 2016 she has founded and incorporated non-profit We Love Jazz (Singapore) Limited (WLJ SG) aiming to strengthen the foundation of jazz and improvised arts community of Singapore. Her artistic integrity, experience as international artist, out-of-the box thinking and infectious energy has turned rocks into edible products.
She has a Master's Degree in Arts and Cultural Management at LASALLE College Of The Arts, holds BA(Hons) in Jazz Performance('14) from LASALLE, and Professional Diploma in Jazz Piano Performance from Berklee College Of Music('94).
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RIE WATANABE is a marketer with 10 years of business experience developing brands and marketing SME’s. She is an advocate of inbound marketing strategies that focus on attracting the right customers to become brand loyalists. Alongside her professional career, Rie is a passionate tap dancer, choreographer, teacher and commercial voice over talent, who continues to develop her knowledge and love for tap dance and music, here in Singapore where she grew up.
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