A New Orleans based jazz guitarist/composer/producer.

Russell has won many local awards, tours internationally, and is one of the the most recognized Gypsy Jazz guitarist in North America.

In New Orleans, Russell Welch Trio hosts "Swamp Moves" every Wednesday at Santos Bar 8-11pm,

Russell performs with The Jumbo Shrimp Jazz Band every Thursday 8-11:30 at The Spotted Cat Music Club,

Russell performs with Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns every Tuesday at the The Spotted Cat Music Club, Russell performs with the Swing 21 trio every Friday at the Marigny Brasserie 8-11pm.

Photo: John Dixon