Welcome to Nora Germain's official website. On this "About Nora" page you'll find almost everything you need to know about Nora if you just came for a quick look. however -- If you want to hang around for a while, there's lots to see! 

   

     

who is nora germain?

 

NORA GERMAIN IS A JAZZ VIOLINIST, BANDLEADER, singer, songwriter, RECORDING ARTIST, and AUTHOR BASED IN LOS ANGELES

TO SEE WHERE NORA IS PERFORMING, click here

to purchase nora's recordings visit itunes

FOR MORE ABOUT NORA, SEE NORA'S BIOGRAPHY OR RESUME  

nora is available for recording sessions. she has played on over 100 albums and soundtracks

to reach nora about a lesson, masterclass, recording, interview or anything else, EMAIL NORAFGERMAIN@GMAIL.COM

 

 

"What am I trying to do? I want to make the people happy. I want to make them dance, and laugh and sing. I want them to hear the best of the history of jazz, and give them the best of the songs I write today. I want to bring it all together, to bring all the people together, and to play the best I can every day. That's who I am, and that's what I'll continue to do." Nora Germain

 

 

A FEW NEW THINGS:

  

  

 

 

 

 

NORA'S MOST RECENT ALBUM "GO FOR IT" IS NOW AVAILABLE ON ITUNES, GOOGLE PLAY, AMAZON MP3, APPLE MUSIC AND SPOTIFY

TO ORDER AN AUTOGRAPHED PHYSICAL COPY, EMAIL NORAFGERMAIN@GMAIL.COM

SEE LINER NOTES ON THE MUSIC PAGE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NORA'S INSPIRATIONAL BOOK "GO FOR IT ...SURVIVING THE CHALLENGES OF BECOMING AN ARTIST" IS NOW AVAILABLE IN EBOOK AND PAPERBACK FORMATS ON BN.COM AND AMAZON.COM

TO ORDER AN AUTOGRAPHED PHYSICAL COPY, EMAIL NORAFGERMAIN@GMAIL.COM 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

aside from her solo performances and recordings with her own band, nora has performed and recorded with:

 

Marshall Hawkins (from the miles davis band)

Devi Sri Prasad "DsP"

gunhild carling

Jon Batiste and Stay Human

Casey Abrams

Postmodern Jukebox

Tommy Emmanuel CGP

Martin Taylor MBE (guitarist for stephane grappelli)

Zane Carney (guitarist for john mayer)

Sam Smith

JMSN

Alison Burns

Jacob Collier

John Altman (composer and saxophonist)

children's hospital los angeles

Drunk History

Hallmark Channel

Robert Townsend (Filmmaker)

Kristin Chenoweth (from wicked)

Glenn Frey (of The Eagles)

Louis Cole (of KNOWER)

Clayton Cameron (from the sammy davis jr. band)

jeff goldblum

glee

eckhart tolle foundation

katy perry grammy party 'for the creators' (hosted by spotify)
 

 

 

 

people say ABOUT NORA:

 

"SHE IS THE BEST JAZZ VIOLINIST IN THE WORLD, BAR NONE." 

-JOHN ALTMAN, SAXOPHONIST WITH JIMI HENDRIX AND AMY WINEHOUSE; BAFTA & Emmy WINNING COMPOSER AND ARRANGER

 

"EVERY NOW AND THEN YOU COME ACROSS SOMEONE WHO'S IN TUNE. I FIND NORA TO BE IN TUNE WITH LIFE AS WELL AS OUR DEEP, RICH HISTORY OF MUSIC THAT WE HAVE, SHARE AND ENJOY."

-ROLAND GUERIN, BASSIST FOR ALLEN TOUSSAINT, ELLIS MARSALIS AND MARCUS ROBERTS

 

“NORA GERMAIN’S VIOLIN IS AN EXTENSION OF HER SOUL… WARM, SPONTANEOUS AND LYRICAL. SHE’S A FIRST CALL VIOLINIST AND A FIRST CALL PERSON.”

-CLAYTON CAMERON, DRUMMER FOR SAMMY DAVIS JR., TONY BENNETT AND JOHN MAYER

 

"She plays with presence."

-Eckhart Tolle, author and spiritual luminary

 

"absolutely beautiful. wonderful." 

-max azria, founder of bcbgmaxazria

 

"What an incredibly divine personage you are."

-jeff goldblum, actor

 

   

FEATURED VIDEOS OF NORA:

 

Nora's original song "Life (Gonna Be Alright)" from the album "Go For It." 

Nora Germain and her band perform 'S Wonderful (Gershwin) for The Eckhart Tolle Foundation.

"Skylark" featuring Jon Batiste, Zane Carney, and Nora Germain.

Tommy Emmanuel CGP feat. guest Nora Germain on violin in Los Angeles. 2015. 

Live in Benicia at Martin Taylor's International Guitar Retreat in Benicia, 2015.

Get "Go For It ...Surviving the Challenges of Becoming an Artist" on https://noragermain.com, BN: https://bit.ly/2f1VfVq or Amazon: https://amzn.to/2geufUz Get the CD on: iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/go-for-it/id1111426064

 

FOR MORE VIDEOS, VISIT NORA'S YOUTUBE CHANNEL

 

 

 

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