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French Jazz Series Live From New York!

French Jazz Series @Smalls is a program of virtual concerts presented live on Facebook featuring world-class French and American jazz musicians playing together at Smalls Jazz Club, the legendary New York City venue. 

The series will feature the Felix Lemerle quartet, the Jerome Sabbagh quartet, the Clovis Nicolas quintet, the Yvonnick Prené quartet and the Cyrille Aimée/Dan Tepfer duo. 

Tune in every second Wednesday of the month at 5pm ET on the Cultural Services of the French Embassy’s Facebook Page or at Smalls Jazz Club website & Facebook page.


February 10: Felix Lemerle (guitar) quartet featuring Nicole Glover (sax), Ben Meigners (bass), Mark Johnson (drums) 

March 10: Jerome Sabbagh (sax) quartet featuring Nasheet Waits (drums), Joe Martin (bass), Ben Monder (guitar) 

April 14: Clovis Nicolas (bass) quintet featuring Jeremy Pelt (trumpet), Jon Boutellier (sax), Miki Yamanaka (piano), Jimmy Macbride (drums) 

May 12: Yvonnick Prene (Harmonica) quartet featuring Peter Bernstein (guitar), Brian Charette (orgue), Allan Mednard (drums) 

June 9: singer Cyrille Aimee with pianist Dan Tepfer 


This event is supported by FACE Foundation and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy.