Joelle was born and raised in NYC and has been featured in the New York Times with her sibling string trio, JoSunJari, which she founded in 2007. She has played at the Apollo, Carnegie Hall, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. She is a graduate of Juilliard, Manhattan School of Music, and New York University.
River was born and raised in New Orleans and has played at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Snug Harbor, and the Blue Note Milan. He is a graduate of NOCCA (New Orleans Center for Creative Arts), and New York University.