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Jesse Harris - CANCELLED
October 08, 2013
Please contact the box office for refunds - (510) 238-9200
Tuesday, October 8
Originally from New York City, Jesse Harris is a singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer of artists from all over the world. He has been making records since the mid 90s, when he started in the group Once Blue on EMI Records. As a solo artist since then he has released 12 albums, including the forthcoming Borne Away. In 2003 he received the Grammy Award for Song Of The Year for Norah Jones’ breakout hit “Don’t Know Why” (on which he also appeared as guitarist). His songs have been recorded by Smokey Robinson, Willie Nelson, Cat Power, Solomon Burke, The Black Keys, and many others. Collaborations have included Melody Gardot, Madeleine Peyroux, Lizz Wright, and Maria Gadu. Recently he joined John Zorn’s The Song Project, along with Mike Patton, Sofia Rei, and Sean Lennon, writing lyrics for various Zorn compositions and performing them at festivals worldwide.