The Band members

Jarlaath

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October 4, 1976

Paris FRANCE

Vocals, Oboe

Jarlaath is the original founder of Penumbra. After following an oboe training in 1996, he decided to create a metal band integrating oboe as a main instrument. Since the beginning, he is the leader singer with death and black vocals. Jarlaath is the main composer and song writer of the band.



Neo

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April 6, 1976

Paris FRANCE

Guitars

As a guitarist, Neo shared his passion of metal with his childhood friend Jarlaath. He joined him to found the band and chose the name Penumbra from an old song issued from Jarlaath's previous band Imperatoria. Since then, Neo managed the band and composes most of the songs.



Valérie

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May 13, 1994

Lille FRANCE

Vocals

After studying voice at the EF2M School in Lille, Valérie officially joined Penumbra in January 2018 as a singer, bringing a new wave of modern ideas and her personal assets as a young composer. Penumbra will present her to the public during an exclusive concert in May 2018.



Agone

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May 22, 1978

Paris, FRANCE

Bass Guitars, Vocals

FB: Agone

Agone joined Penumbra in 2001. Besides lending his death and clean voice on many songs from "The Last Bewitchment" to "Era 4.0", he is the bass guitarist player of the band.



Loïc

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December 3, 1973

Lille FRANCE

Guitars

Loïc joined the band as a lead guitarist in 2004. His professional guitarist background brought a virtuose to the band as an effective interpreter of Penumbra's song book.



Arathelis

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March 1, 1982

Auxerre FRANCE

Drums

For the recording of "Seclusion" in 2003, Arathelis joined the band as a drummer. His experience and proficiency of drums are a blessing for Penumbra's live concerts and recordings.