NORD LIVE: DominiqueXavier Sessions

Press Release, Stockholm 2021-05-10

We are thrilled to share this funky new live session featuring the phenomenal DominiqueXavier! 

Dominique "DominiqueXavier" Taplin is an in-demand keyboardist/composer based out of Los Angeles, CA and has worked with the likes of Toto, Prince, Snoh Aalegra and Queen Latifah. He is also a member of the renowned funk band Ghost Note. 

He brought his band to Blue Dream Studios in LA to record this brilliant new session of energetic funk. First out is a song called "Strong and Wrong" featuring Robert ”Sput” Searight (drums), Brandon Brown (bass) and Mackenzie Green (Backing vocals),. This session was recorded live at Blue Dream Studios in LA, January 2021 and the remaining episodes will be published in the coming months.

Dominique "DominiqueXavier" Taplin

Born in Oakland, California and raised in Oklahoma City, Dominique Xavier Taplin has degrees in Classical Piano studies and Audio Engineering Post-Production from Southern Nazarene University in Bethany, Oklahoma. Dominique was one of Prince's last keyboard players before he passed away. He currently plays and tour with Toto, Ghost Note, Daley, and Snoh Aalegra. Read more on the Nord Artist page.


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About Clavia DMI AB:

Clavia Digital Musical Instruments AB manufactures industry-leading digital synthesizers and keyboards sold under the brand name Nord. All technology R&D and manufacturing takes place in Sweden and all Nord products are assembled by hand in Stockholm. Clavia DMI AB has 39 employees and a turnover of 30M USD whereof 95 % is export sales to local distributors. The company’s main markets are USA and Europe but Asia and Latin America also adds exciting and interesting new markets for our premium quality keyboard instruments.