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Josh Feldstein

Verve Jazz Ensemble leader Josh Feldstein has been a jazz drummer for more than 30 years. A native New Yorker who grew up on the NYC jazz scene, Josh has studied with drum legends John Riley and Joe Morello. Josh formed the VJE in 2006 as a local jazz group in the Danbury, CT area. The straight-ahead jazz group – which paid homage to the legendary music of the famed Verve record label – soon took off with a large local following.  After many years, at the prompting of VJE fans, the band recorded its first album in 2012, aptly titled “It’s About Time,” which hit #5 on the national JazzWeek radio charts in 2013

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All About Jazz 2013-04-27: By EDWARD BLANCO, CD/DVD Reviewer since 2005. Ed, a jazz fan for 35 years, hosts a jazz radio program at WDNA 88.9 FM.

In 2006 drummer Josh Feldstein established the Verve Jazz Ensemble, a contemporary jazz group playing standards and straight ahead material in the finest venues throughout the Connecticut area... The Verve Jazz Ensemble delivers quite an attention-grabbing first effort drawing inspiration for an encore performance... An all-around solid performance from the Verve Jazz Ensemble, Feldstein and group lay down one impressive recording with It's About Time making the wait well worth it

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