Joey DeFrancesco’s music embodies the traditional art form infused with a distinct modern approach, just part of what makes his music unmistakably his own. Mr. DeFrancesco has recorded and/or toured with his own groups as well as numerous renowned artists that include Miles Davis, Ray Charles, Van Morrison, Diana Krall, Nancy Wilson, George Benson James Moody, John McLaughlin, David Sanborn and many more. The five-time Grammy nominee with more than 30 recordings as a leader has received countless awards and accolades. He hosts a weekly program on SiriusXM Radio’s Real Jazz channel titled “Organized.” Mr. DeFrancesco is credited with the resurgence of the Hammond organ sound in music. He continues to share his knowledge and musical passion through on demand lessons available online as well as educational workshops and master classes.