GET UP/GET DOWN Dance Party w/ Jeff Porter, Todd Stoops and Josh Raymer
December 28 @ 9:00 pm
Poter is a percussionist who has been studying, performing, and teaching music from Cuba, West Africa, the Congo and Brazil for the past 17 years. Jeff teaches using non-traditional instruments, like wooden boxes and paint buckets, as well as body percussion and singing. He also uses traditional instruments like Congas, Bata, Pandeiro, Djembe, Shekere, and Cajon. He has performed and recorded with Paul Simon’s band from Graceland, Emmylou Harris, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, Laura Goldhamer, and many others.
Stoops has been making waves in the live music world all over the US for the last decade or longer, first with legendary band RAQ (originally Shadraq), and now with many different projects from the John Kadlecik Band to Electric Beethoven and more.
Drummer fro JOFO – meta-modern drum stylings push, pull and shake the foundation