“Virtuoso Harmonica Player” Down Beat
“The most beautiful music I have ever heard on harmonica” Lee Konitz
"When I close my eyes, I hear Yvonnick Prene singing" Jeremy Pelt
“A rising star” All About Jazz
2023 JAZZ ROAD TOUR RECIPIENT
I am beyond excited about my quartet's Midwest tour starting on September 7th! Big thanks to South Arts for awarding me their Jazz Road Tours grant!
Jeb Patton - Piano
Clovis Nicolas- Bass
David Hawkins - Drums
Yvonnick Prene- harmonica
Hope to see some of you in the first weeks of September up there! This tour is made possible with the support of Jazz Road, a national initiative of South Arts, which is funded by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation with additional support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Yvonnick Prené Trio, Quartet & Quintet Performances
Yvonnick Prene Quartet "New Yorker", Live at The Sidedoor Jazz Club, Connecticut, 2022
Yvonnick Prene Quintet, Live from the Django, New York, 2023
Yvonnick Prene Organ Quartet, New York City, 2023
Yvonnick Prene Quintet feat Rick Margitza, Live from the Sunset, Paris, 2023
Ever since moving to New-York City from his hometown Paris, France, composer and educator Yvonnick Prené has fast become one of the rising stars in the harmonica world. He has recorded with top Jazz artists like Pasquale Grasso, Peter Bernstein, Jeremy Pelt along with touring the USA, Europe and Africa. Prené is an ambassador of Hohner harmonicas.