Support All About Jazz

All About Jazz needs your help and we have a deal. Pay $20 and we'll hide those six pesky Google ads that appear on every page, plus this box and the slideout box on the right for a full year! You'll also fund website expansion.


I want to help

Paul Peress

Latin jazz collaborations: Arturo O'Farrill, Jimmy Heath, Jon Faddis, Lew Soloff, Michael Mossman, Gabriela Anders, Candido, David Amram, Claudette Sierra, Edsel Gomez, Oriente Lopez, Ruben Rodriguez, Armando Gola, John Benitez...

Adult Contemporary, Jazz Fusion, and Rock-n-Soul collaborations: Brenda Russell, Tom Scott, Phil Perry, The B- 52's, Moby, Stephen Bishop, Guy Davis ...

Bandmembers have included: Brenda Russell, Phil Perry, Jeff Golub, Tom Scott, Gerald Veasley, Brandon Fields, Michael Paulo, Lew Soloff, Michael Mossman, Mark Whitfield, John Tropea, Russell Ferrante, Mitch Forman, Clifford Carter, Helio Alves, Mo Pleasure, Glenn Alexander, Pat Kelley, Arturo O'Farrill, Edsel Gomez, Dan Siegel, Ruben Rodriguez, Anthony Jackson, Abraham Laboriel, Jimmy Haslip, Lincoln Goines, Will Lee, Mark Egan, Alphonso Johnson...

Read more
”A Must See Artist and Master Drummer.” Los Angeles Times

“Un Gran Talento.” El Vocero de Puerto Rico

“AWAKENING combines the adventurous harmonies of Steely Dan with the smooth-jazz silkiness of Al Jarreau into a compelling groove that pushes the boundaries of adult- contemporary radio.” GUITAR WORLD - Joe Lalaina

“Paul’s performance was just perfect, exactly what was needed to introduce this diverse audience to something that they could enjoy and discover.” BET ST. LUCIA JAZZ FESTIVAL Yves Renard - Director

“Paul Peress brought the curtain down with his diverse group of musicians from South America and the US and his funky, jazzy, multi-cultural sounds

Read more

Primary Instrument

Drums

Location

New York, NY

Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced students

Credentials/Background

Teach a very select group of students in NYC (Manhattan). With an emphasis on reading, time, dynamics, listening, playing for the music. All genres: Jazz, Brazilian, Afro-Cuban, R-n-B, Rock, Funk, Fusion, Blues. Serious study only. Available for instruction Mon - Fri. $100/hr

35 Photos

Albums

Videos

Similar

Premium Profiles

Tommy Smith Tommy Smith
sax, tenor
Tony Adamo Tony Adamo
vocalist
Chris Abelen Chris Abelen
trombone
Behn Gillece Behn Gillece
vibraphone
LJ Folk LJ Folk
vocalist
Jen de Ness Jen de Ness
vocalist
Suzanne Grzanna Suzanne Grzanna
sax, alto
Ken Field Ken Field
sax, alto
Ryan Blotnick Ryan Blotnick
guitar
Quinsin Nachoff Quinsin Nachoff
saxophone
Andrea Claburn Andrea Claburn
vocalist
Karl Berger Karl Berger
band/orchestra
Kathy Sanborn Kathy Sanborn
composer/conductor

All About Vince Guaraldi!

An exclusive opportunity for All About Jazz readers to participate in the celebration of a jazz legend.