Jacques Boni – owner/director of the Trois Mailletz cabaret in Paris in the Latin Quarter – died March 21, 2020 in Paris from the coronavirus at age 80. Jacques had been at the helm of Trois Mailletz for 43 years. Jacques mentored more than 1,000 singers in his storied career.
This part focuses on the downturn of Nina Simone’s career and how she was saved in Paris by Jacques Boni, the benevolent owner/director of Trois Mailletz club where she performed in the early 1980s.
Nina Simone, the legendary jazz artist and pianist, found refuge at the Trois Mailletz club in Paris during a troubling time of her career. Here is her amazing life story...
Nina Simone, the legendary jazz artist and pianist, found refuge at the Trois Mailletz entertainment club in Paris during a troubling time of her career, despite damning reports to the contrary.
Discover the story behind the celebrated Aux Trois Mailletz cabaret, located in a famous medieval cave in Paris – 40 years in the making