Vocals, keyboard, saxophone, violin, electric guitars, bass guitar, drum kit and percussions
The Lao Tizer Band, formerly known as TIZER, is a multicultural group of all-star musicians led by keyboardist, composer and former "Best New Jazz Artist of the Year" nominee Lao Tizer. Featuring acclaimed, Grammy-winning musicians from around the USA, Senegal and Cuba, the group combines these diverse musical, ethnic and geographical backgrounds to create a world jazz fusion sound all their own. The Lao Tizer Band’s music is all original and includes flavors of jazz, funk, Afro-Cuban, rock, classical and new age influences. The band has performed at many premier venues and events worldwide including Playboy Jazz Festival, Levitt Pavilions, Pasadena Jazz Fest, Newport Beach Jazz Fest, Dubai Jazz Fest, Java Jazz Festival - Jakarta, Jarasum International Jazz Festival - South Korea, KL International Jazz - Malaysia, Jazzclub Rorschach - Switzerland, Hartford Jazz Fest, Cape Town International Jazz Fest - South Africa and many more.