Frank Salis meets Michael Watson

New Orleans and Switzerland, come together in the name of soul

Dates: 21.6, 2019

Frank Salis & Michael Watson

The talented Hammond organ player from Ticino, Frank Salis, and one of the most interesting key figures of the New Orleans nouvelle vague, trombonist and singer Michael Watson, first met last year at JazzAscona where they collaborated on a special project, presenting New Orleans R&B classics alongside various unreleased songs written by Salis, talented composer, and Watson.

From: Switzerland & U.S.A, New Orleans
Style: R&B, Jazz

Frank Salis, organ

Ashlin Parker, trumpet

Michael Watson, trombone & vocals

Rocco Lombardi, drums

Pierangelo Crescenzio, el-bass