James Francies

Pianist / Composer

Houston-native pianist James Francies is considered one of the premiere pianists of his generation. Studying piano since the age of four, James has played alongside several jazz greats and has won many awards recognizing his playing and compositions.

Pat Metheny Band @ Richmond Jazz Festival

  • Richmond Jazz Festival RIchmond, Virginia

Pat Metheny - guitar/compositions

James Francies - piano

Vicente Archer - bass

Bill Stewart - drums