Results for "Jeremy Jones"
"Jeremy is shredding his drum kit like a samurai, using weapons that range from shakers to bells to mallets to the butte end of his own drumsticks. I have never seen a man play jazz drums with more intensity." - Colorado Music Buzz Magazine, March 2007 Intensity, passion, joy, and love pour out when Jeremy plays music. It is evident why he says "music can be a powerful pointer to a state of consciousness in which joy and peace are natural and spontaneous." Jeremy Jones was raised in Denver, Colorado, and began playing drums in elementary school. Throughout high school Jeremy played in percussion ensemble, jazz ensemble, symphonic band
by Florence Wetzel
One of the most inspiring stories in jazz concerns saxophonist John Coltrane's valiant attempt to kick heroin. In the midst of a physical firestorm, Coltrane had a spiritual awakening, and he asked God to give him the means and privilege to make others happy through music--which he ultimately did, creating jazz history in the process.
by Nathan Bluford
Earshot Jazz FestivalSeattle, WAOctober 15-November 7, 2010 Part 1 | Part 2 Now in its 22nd year, the 2010 edition of Seattle's Earshot Jazz Festival presented audiences with a healthy mix of local musicians from Seattle and the greater Pacific Northwest in addition to the performers that made the ...