Johanne Desforgfes

Johanne Desforges Jazz Piano and Voice


Restaurant Le Robin Des Bois
4653 Rue St-Laurent Montréal

Wednesday June 27th 2018 7pm

André Campeau et Johanne Desforges

With André Campeau on guitar we will be performing the good old tunes from the 70s and 80s along with French classics along with some great jazz standards.

Should be a great evening of super food and fun music.

Come on down !!!

Johanne Desforges Jazz Official Website


Jazz Singer Pianist based in Montreal
Johanne Desforges performs as a solo act in piano bars, restaurants and coprorate events. She also performs with bass as a duo formula and trio or quartet combination. With a style all her own, interpreting the best of jazz standards and top popular classics she injects her original material. With great musicians such as Ron Seguin on bass, Michel Berthiaume on Drums and Eric Harding at the piano her performance are versatile, warm and entertaining.


4 CDs since 2001
From the Montreal International Jazz Festival where she performed 10 times to Special Events and Concerts, she released 4 jazz CDs between 2001 and today. Recorded 5 singles during the late 70s and 80s. Leading an 18 woman choir, during the 90s she recorded for them in her studio 3 albums, along with many other projects.


Private Voice Teacher since 1976.
Johanne became is passionate about the instrument of the voice. Her personal studies started in 1970 while on the road in the US. She has refined her understanding of the vocal instrument through daily practice, to later sharing the knowledge and give private voice lessons in Montreal. She now teaches at Vanier College in Montreal as well as in private.

Photo Galery

Photos taken by Paul Eifert of a performance with Eric Harding on piano, Ron Seguin on Bass and Michel Berthiaume on Drums. Live photos taken at Robin Des Bois Restaurant in Montreal with Ron Seguin on Electric Bass taken by Micah Desforges.



These Video Clips, recorded during October 2016 where created to give a preview of the Duo and Solo style offered for concert or Corporate Events. Contact us by phone or email for booking information. It will be our pleasure to get back to you asap. Download the Song List PDF with this link


I've Got The World on a String

Harold Arlen

Ron Seguin on Bass


What's New

Bob Haggart / Johnny Burke

Ron Seguin on Bass


Edith and the Kingpin

Joni Mitchel's Great song. This version recorded by Herbie Hancock

Ron Seguin on Bass


And I love Her (Him)


Solo Piano and Voice


Ain't No Sunshine

Bill Withers

Recorded October 2016.
A great classic


Ce n'est que de l'eau

Carlos Jobim / Pierre Barouh

Recorded October 2016



Outstanding musicians and wonderful people where involved in producing these 4 CDs. Many Original songs have made it onto the projects recorded between 2001 and 2007 and it is much appreciated.

Thank you to all involved !

White Lights

White Lights Recorded in 2001

Recorded in 2001
Andre White Piano, Brian Hurley on Bass and Jon McCaslin Drums


Our Love Is Here To Stay

I'll Remember April

Honey Suckle Rose (Full Version) Fats Waller

Quiet Times

Quiet Times 2004

Recorded in 2005
Jeff Johnston Piano, Dave Watts Bass and Jon McCaslin Drums


Quiet Times (J. Desforges)

Estate (Merino)

Communication Breakdown (J.Desforges)

XMAS Johanne Desforges

XMas Johanne Desforges

Recorded in 2004
with Josh Rager Piano, Daniel Lessard Bass.


Depuis Hier (J. Desforges)

Have Yourself A Merry Chrismass

Mon Beau Sapin

Live with her Trio

Live in Concert

Recorded in 2007
with Eric Harding, Fraser Hollins and Claude Lavergne


On a Clear Day (Burton Lane, Alan Jay Lerner

Summertime (Gershwin)

Pennier From Heaven

Johanne Desforges Recordings


Based in Montreal Quebec. For information on our availabilities for concerts or to perform at your event, please call or email and it will be our pleasure to get back to you as soon as possible.

Thank you and have a great day !