Name: Gregoire Maret

Country: Switzerland/ USA

Instrument of choice: Chromatic

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Gregoire MaretA member of the world-renowned Pat Metheny Group and Marcus Miller Band. Gregoire is one of the most respected chromatic harmonica players in the world today. His great skill and soulful feel keep attracting new fans and listeners.

Gregoire has recorded, performed and toured with many musical greats, including; Duke Ellington Orchestra, David Sanborn, Jimmy Scott, Jacky Terrasson, Idris Muhammad, Mino Cinelu, Anita Baker, Bebel Gilberto, George Benson, Jeff 'Tain' Watts, Jack DeJohnette, Larry Goldings, Bill Frissell, Cassandra Wilson, Charlie Hunter, Steve Coleman, Me'Shell Ndegeocello and Ravi Coltrane.

Gregoire Maret”During live concert performances and in recording sessions, I’m very demanding of the harmonicas I play. In my opinion, SUZUKI harmonicas are by far the best instruments available. They have everything needed in terms of durability, response, comfort and overall quality. SUZUKI is also the only company totally committed to improving the quality of their products year after year. I hope you’ll enjoy playing these instruments as much as I do.”

photographs courtesy Ingrid Hertfelder