Passionate about American music, Marcus is inspired by songs of the early XXth century, where the border between jazz and bluegrass is narrow. From Eddie Lang to Sidney Bechet, including Duke Ellington and Doc Watson, Marcus plays a simple and enjoyable music that will appeal to jazz fans as well as folk music fans and instrumental music neophytes.
Marcus Lowry, born in Montreal, is now an active member on the emerging music scene. Following his studies at the Université de Montréal, he became a member of Ensemble Alex Le Blanc, and also accompanied on record and in concert, Belle Grand Fille, winner of the 2018 edition of “My First Place of Arts” in the category ACI. In addition, Marcus is also part of Aaron Dolman’s “Music for 20 strings” and “Gen & Marcus” a folk duet with jazz and trad.