The prolific guitarist hails from Detroit, Michigan and has performed with greats such as Kenny Burrell, Oscar Brown Jr., Stanley Turrentine, Wynton Marsalis, George Benson, Les McCann, Carmen Lundy, Oliver Lake and many others. Jacques Lesure offers musical entertainment, enrichment and education through live performances, individual and group lessons, lectures and music clinics.
Jacques Lesure is a graduate of the Berklee College of Music who presents all over the United States, striving to nurture a love and appreciation for the tradition of jazz as an original American art form that is the root of music today. Lesure and his wife have formed the Los Angeles based Now Dig This Foundation to give back to the community and expose today’s youth to the rich history of Black American Music, especially Jazz; while keeping the adults grooving to his amazing sound. www.JacquesLesure.com
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