The Alex Smith Organ Trio is a soulful jazz group that features originals and arrangements from the
band with a focus on music that grooves, always played from the heart. Featuring Jeff Barone, guitar and Tony Jefferson, drums.
Alex Smith, a pianist, organist, composer, and arranger, had the great honor of accompanying Lady Gaga on her much heralded performance of the Star-Spangled for Super Bowl 50 (2016). He is the keyboardist and arranger for Lady Gaga’s jazz quintet and was featured on the Grammy winning album with Tony Bennett “Cheek to Cheek” and on their PBS Special “Cheek to Cheek – Live!” which aired on October 24th, 2014. He has performed with a diverse array of musicians from jazz greats Tony Bennett, Louie Bellson, Buddy DeFranco, Carl Allen, Lynn Seaton, Slide Hampton, Maria Schneider, Jerry Weldon and Randy Johnston to stars such as Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, Molly Ringwald, Megan Hilty (from the NBC show “Smash”) and Max Weinberg, the drummer of Bruce Springsteen’s E-Street Band. Check out some of Alex’s recordings here.