Jesse Williams prides himself on his musical depth AND breadth!
Recorded on two Grammy Nominated Albums and nine W.C. Handy/Blues Music Award-nominated albums. International touring or appearances playing with:
North Mississippi Allstars, Jimmy Vivino, Bucky Pizzarelli, Susan Tedeschi, Howard Alden, Duke Robillard, Jay McShann, Al Kooper, Jay Geils, John Hammond Jr, Karin Allyson, Harry Allen, Ruth Brown, Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, Johnny A., Maria Muldaur, Johnnie Johnson, Ronnie Earl, Henry Butler, Charles Neville, Julien Kasper, Bruce Katz, W.C. Handy All-Stars
Festivals and Venues include North Sea Jazz, Edmonton Folk, Montreal Jazz, New Orleans Jazz and Heritage, Vancouver Jazz, Byron Bay, Russian River, Boston Globe Jazz and Blues, Preakness, Beantown, Lincoln Center. Beacon Theater, Mountain Stage, Beacon Theater, Lincoln Center. He has appeared on PBS, Sesame St., AMC, National Film Archives, as well as multiple commercial spots. .
Recent projects and current bands include:
North Mississippi Allstars
Sonya Rae Taylor
New Black Eagle Jazz Band
Bass Solo with Al Kooper
CLICK HERE to watch a video of a recent recording with Brazillian composer Ebinho Cardoso.
CLICK HERE to watch a video of a show with contemporary singer Annette Philip
CLICK HERE to watch Al Kooper at House OF Blues
CLICK HERE to watch Miles Davis Tribute with Doug Wolverton
He uses and endorses:
THOMASTIK INFELD strings
GENZLER amps and bass cabs
K.YAIRI acoustic bass guitar
SOURCE AUDIO effects pedals