An exquisite piece for a beautiful Sunday morning
Ben Sollee, 30, is an American cellist, singer-songwriter, and composer known for his innovative playing style, genre-bending songwriting, electrifying performances, political activism, and wide appeal. His music incorporates banjo, guitar, and mandolin along with percussion and unusual cello techniques to create a unique sound. His songs exhibit a mix of folk, bluegrass, jazz, and R&B elements. Sollee has also composed longer instrumental pieces for dance ensembles. Raised in Lexington, Kentucky , Sollee began playing the cello in elementary school . Besides classical music , his early musical influences included recordings his parents played of Wilson Pickett , Ray Charles , Billie Holiday and Otis Redding , and later he discovered folk music. (Source: Wiki)
Find this tune on Sollee’s album here.