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Origin  Near Eunice, Louisiana
Genres  Cajun music

Name  Marc Savoy
Instruments  Cajun accordion
Ex-spouse  Ann Savoy
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Born  October 1, 1940 (age 75) (1940-10-01)
Occupation(s)  Accordion maker, musician, accordionist
Associated acts  Savoy Family Band, Savoy Doucet Cajun Band,
Website  http://www.savoymusiccenter.com/
Role  Musician ยท savoymusiccenter.com
Albums  Turn Loose But Don't Let Go, Live! At the Dance
Similar People  Ann Savoy, Wilson Savoy, Joel Savoy, Dewey Balfa, D L Menard

Children  Joel Savoy, Wilson Savoy

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Marc Savoy ( ) (b. near Eunice, Louisiana, United States, October 1, 1940) is an American musician, and builder and player of the Cajun accordion.

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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.

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He hosts regular jam sessions and mini-festivals at the Savoy Music Center.

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Films

  • 1972 - "Spend It All"
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  • 1981 - Southern Comfort. Directed by Walter Hill.
  • 1989 - "J'ai Ete Au Bal (I Went To The Dance)". Directed by Les Blank.
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  • 1990 - Yum Yum Yum! A Taste Of Cajun And Creole Cooking. Directed by Les Blank.
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  • 1991 - Marc & Ann. Directed by Les Blank.[4]
  • References

    Marc Savoy Wikipedia


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