Preservation New Jersey and the New Jersey Jazz Society welcome Lorens Chuno to his first performance at the 1867 Sanctuary. Lorens Chuno is a Nigerian musician based in New York. His music has been described as “west African influenced with a solid jazz foundation.” According to All About Jazz “Lorens Chuno’s forté is his remarkable vocal qualities, enhanced by his ability to establish and maintain a sense of groove.” Lorens Chuno will be joined by bassist John Gray, drummer Michael Vitali, and pianist Joey Keysade. Audiences have praised Lorens Chuno’s (www.lorenschuno.com) performance as energy-filled, captivating and elegant. The New York-based Nigerian musician has created a unique sound that has a broad appeal. His warm and dynamic vocal styling is the perfect vehicle for his catchy and bold modern jazz compositions that are always complete with soul and West African influences.