American singer-songwriter, producer and guitarist, Jesse Harris has worked with Norah Jones, Melody Gardot, Madeleine Peyroux, Nikki Yanofsky, Lizz Wright, John Zorn and Gabi Hartmann... He received a Grammy Award for song of the year for "Don't Know Why", performed by Norah Jones. For this concert, he invites excellent musicians and friends for a jazzy encounter, with a pop twist, with Belgian keyboardist Jozef Dumoulin, a genius of keyboards and rhodes, known for his creativity and musical imagination, one of the most inventive pioneers of his genre; Californian composer and saxophonist, Robby Marshall has played with Cassandra Wilson, Hugh Laurie, Michael Bublé, Trombone Shorty, Louis Cole and many others... a musician with a warm and captivating playing style that leaves the pre-established paths to unexpected developments; Will Thompson, originally from Hartsville, South Carolina, moved to New Orleans in September 2015 to specialize in gospel, soul and jazz music. For the past few months in Paris, he has been performing in various clubs... Drummer Jeff Boudreaux, a New Orleans native who has been seen alongside the Marsalis brothers in particular, completes this 5-star cast!
JESSE HARRIS guitar/vocals/compositions
LAURIAN DAIRE piano/keyboards
ROBBY MARSHALL sax/clarinet
CHRIS THOMAS bass
JEFF BOUDREAUX drums