Gypsy Swing, Jazz and Blues
Remi Harris Trio
The Remi Harris Trio take Gypsy Swing characteristics and infuse them with influences from Jazz, Blues, Rock'n'Roll, Funk, World Music and more. They play an eclectic mix of original compositions, jazz standards and new arrangements of music from Django Reinhardt, Jimi Hendrix, Wes Montgomery, Charlie Parker, Peter Green and more. The trio features Remi on a variety of acoustic and electric guitars accompanied by a hot club rhythm section of acoustic guitar and double bass. They have toured worldwide as well as performing at Buckingham Palace, Montreal Jazz Festival, BBC Proms at the Royal Albert Hall with Jamie Cullum, on BBC 4 Television and live on BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 3.
- "incredible guitarist... I'm absolutely blown away by his talent...amazing" Jamie Cullum
- "Remi Harris is one of the most exciting young guitarists in the Gypsy Jazz world" Martin Taylor MBE
- "extraordinary guitar talent..." ★★★★ R2 Rock'n'Reel Magazine
- "a tremendously gifted young player” John Etheridge
- "absolutely brilliant" Cerys Matthews, BBC Radio 6 Music