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CHRISTOPHE CAURRET
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CHRISTOPHE CAURRET

BETC Paris

Music Creative Director

At the beginning of the 90’s, Christophe CAURRET studied Law and, at the same time, promoted raves in France. After graduating with a master’s degree in Law, he joined the « Business affairs » office in Virgin for a five month period. From there and after a short experience within association promoting musical events, as festivals, he integrated into BETC EURORSCG agency in 1999. Under the responsibility of Fabrice BROVELLI, in charge of the BETC TV production departement, Christophe CAURRET became BETC Creative music director and head of BETC MUSIC. He worked on audio synchronizations for great brands such as Orange (The Beatles, Alpha, Rufus Wainwright…), SFR, Peugeot (Justice, Wolfmother, I’m from Barcelona…) Evian (« Here comes the hotstepper » by Yuksek & « Rappers delight » by Dan the automator) or Air France (Chemical brothers, Aswefall) for which he is also in charge of the music design broadcasted on board. Christophe CAURRET and Fabrice BROVELLI ALSO co-produced the single « We will rock you » performed with childrens voices for the Evian « Voices » campaign : 1,3 million records have been sold al over the world. Still as the BETC EURO RSCG music supervisor, he directed several compilations (Air France, Peugeot, Hits de pub, « PANIK ) and produced and directed the original soundtrack of the movie « Les chevaliers du Ciel » (1,5 millions tickets sold) and worked on the soundtrack of the movies « Les infidèles » (3 millions tickets sold) and « A few words » on the worldwide freerider champion Candide Thovex. Since 2000, Christophe CAURRET has been the artistic director of an important musical event dedicated to electronic music in Paris : Panik. – a series of monthly music parties that started 10 years ago in Paris and are today exported to Reykjavik, Montreal, New York, Istanbul, Amman, Bamako and Berlin. Christophe Caurret is also working on the development of a new department at BETC Euro RSCG: Betc Music. The objective of this department is to develop the opportunities between brands and music business. In this sense he created Air France music label on social networks. He is also the manager of an electro artist of the « new French touch » called Yuksek (www.myspace.com/yuksek) signed on Barclay/Universal record label (his record was released worldwide and his new one just released worldwide in June 11, 2011, he has done more than 400 dates worldwide with his live act and he is a famous remixer for artists such as Phoenix, Mika, Gorillaz, Prodigy, and Moby..).