On April 30th, I would be in Cape Town, South Africa, taking part of the International Jazz Day, as a member of the band in this event of great importance for the culture of the world. I would like to say a big thank you to the musical director, John Beasley, to the Herbie Hancock […]
A great joy to be in Camaquã for this workshop, 2019/12/03.
Solo recorded during the sessions for my new book, coming soon through Hudson Music
Brazilian singer-songwriter João Bosco achieved legendary status in his home country, but also at the BIMHUIS; during earlier performances the audience was captivated with his unique, hypnotizing music. Bosco wrote unforgettable songs for Elis Regina in the 1970s, when Brazilian pop music suffered from censorship due to the military dictatorship of the time. His song […]
I am very happy and honored to know I won best drummer in the “World” category in the 2019 Modern Drummer Readers Pool. Thank you so much to all from the Modern Drummer Magazine (the most important publication in World of Drums) for the nomination and to all who, so kindly, voted for me. With […]
Konserthuset Stockholm’s Blue House Jazz All Stars, featuring Peter Asplund and Magnus Lindgren, welcomes back global artist John Beasley for a unique concert showcasing internationally renowned musicians from several continents. Expect the unexpected when they come on stage together with Tunisian Oud and vocalist Dhafer Youssef, Brazilian drummer Kiko Freitas, soul and jazz diva China Moses and […]