Music Style: Diaspora Festival
From her original French chansons to 1940s Shanghai jazz and multilingual folk, chanteuse and songwriter Jessica Fichot presents her unexpected and diverse repertoire of music from around the world, inspired by her own multicultural heritage.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Accompanied by her accordion, toy piano, and fiery band, singer/songwriter Jessica Fichot draws from her French, Chinese, and American heritage to create an intoxicating program of French chanson, 1940s Shanghai jazz, gypsy swing and international folk. With 3 acclaimed albums under her belt, Jessica has charmed audiences around the world – performing her lively songs at concert halls, festivals and clubs in China, Mexico, Canada and across the US and Western Europe. Featuring scorching performances from her bandmates on clarinet/sax, upright bass and guitar, as well as her own beautiful, clear vocals in French, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish and English, Fichot’s music is truly a dazzling trans-world journey.