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The portrait of a young Swiss American harmonica player living in New York. Grégoire Maret, born in Geneva, is 26 years old. He moved to New York City seven years ago to study the instrument at the New School of New York. He is performing and recording today with great jazz and fusion music artists. Grégoire Maret is also a very touching person who speaks about his work in a very passionate and humble way. The film relates his life from August 2001 to April 2002, between a recovering New York City and a relaxing Switzerland.

"I've seen Maret do this time and time again with different bandleaders and in different venues -- with Cassandra Wilson at Jazz at Lincoln Center's cavernous Rose Theatre, with Jimmy Scott and also with Teri Lynne Carrington's band up at the more intimate Stanley Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center, with Jeff “Tain” Watts at the Blue Note and also at the Village Vanguard, with Leon Parker's band, Any Milne's Dapp Theory and Steve Coleman's band at the Jazz Gallery, with Ravi Coltrane at the Jazz Standard -- and the reaction from the audience is always the same everywhere: one of sheer elation and exhilaration. Everyone, it seems, wants a piece of Maret's magic. The latest to jump on the harmonica player's bandwagon is Pat Metheny, who features the remarkable Swiss-born musician on his latest recording, THE WAY UP."
Bill Milkowski, JazzTimes