New Orleans pianist Jon Batiste is from one of the great musical families in the Crescent City. He started playing in his family’s band when he was just eight years old, and released two albums by the time he was seventeen. You may have seen him on the HBO drama Treme, but he’s based in New York now -- where's he’s the co-director of the National Jazz Museum in Harlem.
Download the song “You and I” from Jon Batiste, and watch a video of the pianist on HBO's Treme.
Jon Batiste performs at Rockwood Music Hall Tuesday night.