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Primary Instrument: Drums

Born: June 15, 1976    

Joe holds a B.M. in Music Education in 1998. He also earned a Master of Arts program at New York University in the performance (Jazz Studies) program, in 2000.

Joe has studied with musicians of many genres, including jazz greats John Riley, Adam Nussbaum, Billy Hart, Joe Morello, Tony Moreno, Pete Magadini, Ed Shaughnessy, and percussionists James Petercsak, Michael Bookspan (Philadelphia Orchestra), Paul Hostetter (Julliard School), and Rick Barbour (Metropolitan Opera).

Joe’s performing career has certainly not been limited to jazz. He’s played pop (most notably in a regular stint as drummer for Jessica Simpson); rock and roll (in a number of New York groups including his own band, sonaBLAST! recording artists Collider); avant-garde (in Thelonious Monk tribute band Brilliant Coroners); folk; latin; bluegrass; R & B; and hip-hop. This path has led Joe to work with such legendary figures as Donny McCaslin, Mike Richmond, Jamie Baum, Travis Sullivan, Tommy and CJ Ramone, Jerry Jemmott, major-label artists like Maverick’s Deuce Project, Monatomic, and as a studio drummer on numerous other projects. One of his most recent projects has been the critically-acclaimed Bjorkestra, which performs big-band arrangements of Bjork's music....
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