On More Music, master organist Joey DeFrancesco, who has long supplemented his keyboard virtuoso with his skilled trumpet playing, here brings out his full arsenal: organ, keyboard, piano, trumpet and, for the first time on record, tenor saxophone. More Music offers up ten new DeFrancesco originals, brought to life by a scintillating new trio with fellow Philadelphia organist and guitarist Lucas Brown and gifted drummer Michael Ode.
Joey DeFrancesco Biography
GRAMMY®-nominated phenomenon Joey DeFrancesco is credited with the resurgence of the Hammond organ in jazz. Recording over 30 albums and winning the DownBeat Critics Poll eleven times since 2005, DeFrancesco is remembered as the most virtuosic and electrifying organist in jazz. In addition to his incomparable skill on the keys, DeFrancesco was also an accomplished trumpeter, saxophonist and vocalist.