| Near Eunice, Louisiana|
| Marc Savoy|
| October 1, 1940 (age 75) (1940-10-01) |
Accordion maker, musician, accordionist
Savoy Family Band, Savoy Doucet Cajun Band,
Musician · savoymusiccenter.com
Turn Loose But Don't Let Go, Live! At the Dance
Ann Savoy, Wilson Savoy, Joel Savoy, Dewey Balfa, D L Menard
Joel Savoy, Wilson Savoy
Marc Savoy Wikipedia
Marc Savoy ( ) (b. near Eunice, Louisiana, United States, October 1, 1940) is an American musician, and builder and player of the Cajun accordion.
Savoy holds a degree in chemical engineering but his primary income is derived from his accordion-making business, based at his Savoy Music Center in Eunice, Louisiana. His wife is the singer and guitarist Ann Savoy, whom he met in 1975. He has performed with Robert Bertrand, Dennis McGee, Rodney Balfa, Sady Courville, Dewey Balfa, D. L. Menard, and Michael Doucet, the latter of whom he plays with in the Savoy-Doucet Band. He also plays in the Savoy Family Band with his wife Ann and their sons Joel and Wilson.
He hosts regular jam sessions and mini-festivals at the Savoy Music Center.
1972 - "Spend It All"
1981 - Southern Comfort. Directed by Walter Hill.
1989 - "J'ai Ete Au Bal (I Went To The Dance)". Directed by Les Blank.
1990 - Yum Yum Yum! A Taste Of Cajun And Creole Cooking. Directed by Les Blank.
1991 - Marc & Ann. Directed by Les Blank.