Daniel Barbenel
Other(s) album(s) : , BBB , Midlife Crisis , Little Black Book

Dan Barbenel aka mr Diagonal was born in Dundee, Scotland in 1970.
Studies: music (Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, 1987-8),
social anthropology (MA, Cambridge University 1988-91).
Collaborations with: La Fabrique Imaginaire, Geneviève Voisin, Denis Mpunga,
Philippe Tasquin, Monique Gelders, René Bizac, Joseph Clarke, Mathieu Ha,
Madiha Figuigui, Zahava Seevald, Isabelle Wuillmart; Surnaturel Orchestra
(Paris), Kodomokyojin Theatre (Osaka).
Professional Experience:
Singer/pianist with Black Light Orchestra and one-man-show mr Diagonal:
concerts in Tokyo, Osaka, Kobe, Kyoto, Nagoya, London, Bath, Glastonbury,
Edinburgh, Paris, Montpellier, Marseille, Lyon, Bruxelles, Gent, Liege, Antwerp,
Poznan,Sopot, Vilnius, Berlin, Vienna, Tel Aviv (2005-)
Tango pianist with the Bruxelles-Aires Tango Orchestra.
Accompanist for Sonja Kristina,Geneviève Voisin, Madiha Figuigui.
Cave musician for les Amis de Sabartez, Arriège. France (2004-5)
Cocktail pianist at Awashima hotel on a private island in Japan '92
Costumed guide at Hampton Court Palace, England (1995-97).
Composer of film music, radiophonic works and musicals.
Co-director and star of psychedelic film with Isabelle Wuillmart, 2012.