Monday, November 10, 2014

Will Holshouser

"Three of New York's most in-demand virtuosomusicians, each with a distinctive voice on his instrument, explore and expand on Parisian musette. They bring this multicultural dancehall music to new places through the highest improvisational communication, emotionally honest performances, and original compositions. Marcus, Matt and Will keep busy backing up some of the world's foremost artists (Regina Carter, David Byrne, Paul Simon, Henry Threadgill, Mark O'Connor, David Krakauer, Catherine Russell and others). Over the last fifteen years, they've indulged in a labor of love: exploring the beautiful and challenging French musette repertoire."

Listen to this .

"Musette Explosion plays "Swing Valse" (by Baro Ferret & Gus Viseur) live at Barbes in Brooklyn, NY, October 2010. Will Holshouser: accordion
Matt Munisteri: guitar"
and this...

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