Bassist, Music Educator

JW has been a member of multi Grammy Nominated band, The North Mississippi Allstars since 2019

We've been Nominated for our record, Set Sail, and are excited to find out in February what the outcome will be!! 


Recordings with:

  • Christian McNeill - from the legendary Irish rock band, Hybrasil
  • Sissy Castrgiovani - Modern Global jazz feat. Sicilian influenced jazz. Legendary engineer Rob Griffin (Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea), Jamey Haddad (Paul Simon), Caudio Regazzi (GRAMMY winning composer)
  • Jorge Perez Albella - original Afro Peruvian jazz record. Exciting, heartfelt and challenging music
  • Tracks for Allison Leah. produced and engineered by legends PK Pandy and Jon Altschiller (John Mayer, Phish, Simon & Garfunkel, Grateful Dead, Tedeschi Trucks

Jesse Williams is one of the most respected and sought after bassists on the east coast. With 30 years of experience playing internationally at some of the world's leading venues and festivals, and 25 years teaching electric and upright bass and guitar, Jesse is known among music enthusiasts as a musician who brings precision and passion to the stage and studio. Jesse is considered a "musical chameleon" who is at home in styles ranging from blues, rock and soul, to funk, country and jazz. From trad to modern... 


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