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 ...
”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,
New York, NY
Willing to teach
Intermediate to advanced students
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,
Serious study only.
Available for instruction Mon - Fri. $100/hr