All About Jazz

Home » Musicians » Tomas Fujiwara

Tomas Fujiwara

Tomas Fujiwara was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts. At the age of seven, he fell in love with music while listening to the classic drum battle record, Rich vs. Roach. After two years of studies with Joyce Kauffman, Tomas began an eight-year course of study with legendary drummer and educator, Alan Dawson.

He has worked as a leader of and composer for various ensembles, as a sideman, as a composer for theatre, film, and dance, and as a teacher and clinician. With “a quiet energy that propels” (All About Jazz) and a style that is “both volatile and watchful” (New York Times), Tomas' “alert drumming has propelled some excellent ensembles on the new-music landscape” (New York Times).

Read more
CD/LP/Track Review
Interviews
CD/LP/Track Review
Read more articles

70 Photos Slideshow

Discography

Triple Double

Triple Double

Firehouse 12 Records
2018

buy
Triple Double

Triple Double

Firehouse 12 Records
2017

buy
 

Actionspeak

482 Music
2010

buy

Videos