An artist interested in multiple musical directions and one who
strives for quality and sincerity in his work. His exciting
energy has compelled him towards many different musical
directions and projects. Considered by his contemporaries as
cutting edge, Gray shows promise as an artist that will not
only move the music forward, but one who will share his
unique musical vision with the world of music.
Devin Gray’s fresh approach to modern drumming has
enabled him to play with many of America’s great jazz
musicians. He has performed and recorded with innovative
musicians of contrasting styles and backgrounds such as:
Tony Malaby, Gary Thomas, Ingrid Jensen, Nate Wooley, Dave Burrell,
Dave Ballou, Michael Formanek, George Garzone, Chris
Speed, Sam Rivers, John O’Gallagher, Ellery Eskelin, Kris
Davis, Stephan Crump, Ted Rosenthal, Dave Liebman, Uri Caine, Andrew
Vardan Ovsepian, Bill McHenry as well as many others.
Devin has been fortunate to perform in many places around
the globe and continues to make peace with his audiences.
He is a top call young drummer in many modern jazz circles
in New York City as well as multiple cities on the East Coast