Biography

Jo Abbott is a versatile pianist and accordionist with over 20 yrs of performance experience nationally and internationally.

Pianist – Jo specialises in jazz piano and is experienced in solo and ensemble playing with   ensembles, from duos to big bands. Both a competent reader and ear player, Jo has career experience in a variety of settings – from  theatre, dance, circus and new music ensembles to duos, trios and big bands playing be-bop and swing.

Accordionist/vocalist- Specialising in French musette and chanson with a vast repertoire of French songs, musette valses, musette swing and popular French tunes, Jo is popular for any European or French themed event.

Please see the repertoire page for a list of tunes from  Italian, Irish, German and Russian tunes to jazz, latin, and tango.

Jo is also available as an accompanist for vocalists and instrumentalists.