Christian Howes - Christian Howes with special guest Richard Galliano - Ta Boa, Santa? (Are You Ok, My Dear?)
Christian Howes - "Ta Boa, Santa? (Are You Ok, My Dear?)" from Christian Howes's new CD "Southern Exposure" featuring the world-renowned accordionist Richard Galliano. Coming winter - 2013 on Resonance Records.
Christian Howes - violin
Richard Galliano - accordion
Josh Nelson - piano
Scott Colley - bass
Lewis Nash - drums
Already considered among the world's top jazz violinists, the Columbus, Ohio prodigy was classically trained beginning at age 5. A "rising star" [Downbeat], Christian has played with Randy Brecker, Lenny White, Jack Dejohnette, James Carter, David Murray and in saxophonist Bill Evans' Soulgrass group. The legendary Les Paul has said "there's nobody better than this guy". Howes is a Yamaha artist/clinician and was recently named an Associate Professor at the Berklee College of Music. Christian's latest CD Out of the Blue features legendary blues guitarist Robben Ford and was released on Resonance Records in August 2010.