Matt Lemmler’s New Orleans Jazz Revival Band, featuring Brian Blade, Bill Summers, Jason Marsalis, Sean Jones, John Ellis, Kim Prevost, Evan Christopher, Mark Mullins, Shane Theriot and others
The Music of New Orleans
One of the first recording productions after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. A striking document that captures the spirit of creativity and freshness in Lemmler’s ensembles
After You've Gone
St. James Infirmary Blues
Lemmler comes out the gate swinging!
Portraits of Wonder
Matt Lemmler - The Music Of Stevie Wonder featuring: Leah Chase, George French, Brian Blade & John Ellis.
"Portraits of Wonder" has 10 Stevie Wonder classics and one original, all reharmonized and arranged for an 9 piece jazz ensemble, featuring 2 of New Orleans' top vocalists.
I Just Called to Say I Love You
If It's Magic
You Are The Sunshine of My Life
It takes remarkable ears for someone
- Downbeat Magazine
Sumptuous arrangements that brilliantly recontextualize
It's a Lovely Day
Diane Landry with the Matt Lemmler Quartet, featuring John Ellis
Bye Bye Blackbird
Matt Lemmler is a pianist of rare originality and a point of view about standard songs that's always surprising and often quirky.