As a jazz drummer and world percussionist, Jeremy Noller represents both sides of a rare musical coin. Since his arrival in New York City in 2003, Jeremy has taken full advantage of the city’s diverse music scene, performing with many of the finest jazz musicians, contemporary percussionists, and West African drummers. For his debut album, Music Notes, Jeremy has brought together artists from these different musical realms to perform his original compositions and arrangements, which combine contemporary jazz and traditional West African rhythms. The result is an expression of Jeremy’s unique musical journey that reaches across boundaries to audiences of all walks of life....
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Jeremy Noller has produced one of the freshest CDs I've heard this year, it reaches across the barrier from jazz into world music. “...fresh, unpredictable and beautiful.” - Bunky Green (saxophonist/educator)
“With the ability to regenerate a traditional concept into a modern configuration, Noller keeps his listener's intrigue in the very bi-lingual palm of his hand.” “...his album is contagiously jubilant and successfully clears the preoccupied mind of its woes and strains.” - Knocks From The Underground
Credentials/BackgroundAn experienced music educator, Jeremy Noller has been actively teaching for over 10 years. He is currently on faculty at the Bloomingdale School of Music in Manhattan. He performs in educational outreach programs with both the Drum Café and the Ethos Percussion Group, and has taught as a resident artist for Midori & Friends and Young Audiences New York. Jeremy has also worked with Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Jazz in the Schools program bringing jazz workshops to schools throughout the New York City area....