A New Orleans based jazz guitarist/composer/producer.
"Russell is not only the most sought after guitarist in New Orleans, he is also one of the finest Django style players in the world!" - Django a Gogo Festival 2022
NEW RELEASE COMING 03/17/22!
Silk and Smoke is an original jazz ballet in three movements composed, engineered, and produced by Russell Welch. Preorder now!
Russell has been the recipient of multiple jazz and composition awards, tours internationally, and plays with his band and many other projects.
In New Orleans, Russell Welch Trio hosts "Swamp Moves" every Wednesday at Santos Bar 8-11pm,
Russell was recently performed and taught at two of the most prestigious Django festivals in North America! Django a Go Go (2022), Django in June (2020)