JT & The Ka-nection Band

JT & The Ka-nection: it’s time to party with one of the oldest and favorite Bourbon Street bands

Dates: 21 – 25, 2019

Jeff Tyson & the Ka-Nection

Winners of the 2018 JazzAscona Audience Award, JT& The Ka-Nection Band, are the most popular and oldest band on Bourbon Street, the legendary party street of New Orleans. They are are known for their wild parties, team spirit and for skillfully reading their audience. Versatility is their key ingredient:  the band can play virtually anything, from Van Morrison to Sheryl Crow and Earth Wind & Fire, and...anything in between. Led by bassist, percussionist and keyboardist Jeff Tyson, The Ka-Nection Band is a well-oiled party machine that performs at festivals, clubs, weddings and at any kind of party across the US. In Ascona they will take the stage with a keyboard, guitar, sax, trombone, bass, drum and three singers.  

From: New Orleans

Style: R&B, disco, dance


Jeff Tyson, bass
Raymond Weber, drums
Terrence Taplin, trombone
Dorene Carter, vocals
Kevin Austin, vocals
TL James, vocals
Benson Walker, keys
Renard Pociay, guitar
Julius Handy, sax