With special guests Amythyst Kiah and Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons
This event is in the Sheldon Ballroom
Jesse Lége and Joel Savoy bring authentic Cajun music to The Sheldon Ballroom! A native of Gueydan, LA, Cajun Music Hall of Famer Lége grew up speaking Cajun French and is one of today’s most admired Cajun accordionists and vocalists in the world. Two-time Cajun French Music Association “Fiddler of the Year” Joel Savoy has played with Lége for the past 15 years. Since his early teens, the Grammy-winner has been dedicated to preserving and honoring Cajun culture, and has performed with artists such as John Fogerty and T-Bone Burnett.
Special guests Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons, hailing from Seattle, Washington, have delighted audiences nationwide with their combination of acoustic blues, field hollers, fiddle and banjo breakdowns, and early jazz.