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


I want to help
2

Jimmy Cobb at Generations Of The Beat Drummer's Festival at DROM

.

Where

DROM
Generations Of The Beat Drummer's Festival

85 Avenue A
New York, NY
212-777-1157

When

Sun, March 24, 2013
6:00pm - 12:30am

Add to Calendar 2013-03-24 6:00pm - 12:30am 2013-03-24 Jimmy Cobb at Generations Of The Beat Drummer's Festival at DROM Drumming is undeniably one of the oldest forms of music - so old in fact that we can trace it as far back as there were things to bang on (read: forever). Consequently, drumming — and in turn rhythm — has become the backbone of everything that has evolved from the first humans to the latest Ableton session. With so much history and influence it's about time we gave the drummers some!

With all due reverence, respect, and experimentation we will be presenting Generations of the BEAT, a two-day Drummer's Festival complete with an all-star lineup and accompanied by an online guide to everything you ever wanted to know about the legendary, innovative, and current realm of drums.

Join us in celebrating the work of Elvin Jones, sideman to Miles Davis (Blue Moods, Sketches of Spain), John Coltrane (A Love Supreme, Africa/Brass) and Wayne Shorter (Speak No Evil) among countless others as well as a bandleader in his own right. The equally influential Billy Hart will be paying tribute with a group led by Michael Feinberg.

Furthermore, we are incredibly excited to announce that Jimmy Cobb will be performing with us for what is sure to be an unforgettable performance. If you've ever heard Kind of Blue, Introducing Wayne Shorter, Cannonball Takes Charge, or Giant Steps you probably already know what we're talking about. Jimmy has been touring with Joey Defrancesco and Larry Coryell as well as some former Miles Davis bandmates for the past year and is sure to bring both experience and that special touch of innovation to his performance.

The full depth of the festival lies in the complete lineup including the likes of Mark Whitfield Jr., Joe Dyson, E.J. Strickland, Kimberley Thompson, Jeff "Tain" Watts, Lenny White, Andrew Cyrille with Oliver Lake, and more. There aren't too many chances to see this much history in one room, so be sure to come celebrate it with us!

Day 1
10:15pm - 11:00pm JIMMY COBB
9:10pm - 9:55pm JEFF "TAIN" WATTS
8:05pm - 8:50pm E.J. STRICKLAND QUINTET
7:00pm - 7:45pm JOE DYSON of The Bridge Trio

Day 2
11:20pm -12:15am THE ELVIN JONES PROJECT f. BILLY HART 10:15pm - 11pm KIMBERLY THOMPSON QUARTET
9:10pm - 9:55pm THE LENNY WHITE QUARTET
8:05pm - 8:50pm ANDREW CYRILLE & OLIVER LAKE
7:00pm - 7:45pm MARK WHITFIELD JR.
DROM, 85 Avenue A false MM/DD/YYYY

About

Drumming is undeniably one of the oldest forms of music - so old in fact that we can trace it as far back as there were things to bang on (read: forever). Consequently, drumming — and in turn rhythm — has become the backbone of everything that has evolved from the first humans to the latest Ableton session. With so much history and influence it's about time we gave the drummers some!

With all due reverence, respect, and experimentation we will be presenting Generations of the BEAT, a two-day Drummer's Festival complete with an all-star lineup and accompanied by an online guide to everything you ever wanted to know about the legendary, innovative, and current realm of drums....
read more


Drom NYC added this event on March 6, 2013


Date Event Venue Time
Jun8Thu Michael Feinstein: Ella On My Mind The Appel Room
New York, NY
7:00 pm
Dec16Fri Jared Pauley Quintet NuBlu
New York, NY
10:00 pm
Jan10Tue Lisa Hilton Weill Recital Hall At Carnegie...
New York, NY
8:00 pm
Jun26Mon Dario Boente & Company Club Bonafide
New York, NY
7:30 pm
$15
Dec11Sun Kenny G NYCB Theatre at Westbury
Westbury, NY
8:00 pm
Feb26Sun Dr. Dubious And The Agnostics Mahwah Public Library
Mahwah, NJ
2:00 pm
Dec10Sat Peter Rowan Ginny's Supper Club
New York, NY
8:00 pm
$26 adv / 28 door
Date Event Venue Time
Jun8Thu Michael Feinstein: Ella On My Mind The Appel Room
New York, NY
7:00 pm
Dec31Sat Holly Bowling The Cutting Room
New York, NY
4:00 pm
$15
Apr16Sun Kenny Garrett Quintet Blue Note New York
New York, NY
10:30 pm
$20.00
Dec28Wed Larry Fuller Trio Mezzrow Jazz Club
New York, NY
8:00 pm
$20
Dec16Fri Jared Pauley Quintet NuBlu
New York, NY
10:00 pm
Dec10Sat International Women In Jazz &... The Dimenna Center
New York, NY
6:00 pm
$25
Dec10Sat "spero Plays Nyro" Laura... Page One Restaurant
Glen Cove, NY
8:00 pm
$35
Date Event Venue Time
Mar4Sat Craig Taborn Village Vanguard
New York, NY
8:30 PM
$30
Mar4Sat Craig Taborn Village Vanguard
New York, NY
10:30 PM
$30
Mar5Sun Craig Taborn Village Vanguard
New York, NY
8:30 PM
$30
Mar5Sun Craig Taborn Village Vanguard
New York, NY
10:30 PM
$30
Mar2Thu Craig Taborn Village Vanguard
New York, NY
8:30 PM
$30
Mar2Thu Craig Taborn Village Vanguard
New York, NY
10:30 PM
$30
Mar3Fri Craig Taborn Village Vanguard
New York, NY
8:30 PM
$30
Date Event Venue Time
Dec10Sat Rosa Passos Quartet with Special... The Appel Room
New York, NY
7:00 pm
Dec10Sat Holiday Swing Featuring Kenny... Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola
New York, NY
7:30 pm
Dec10Sat Assaf Kehati Il Gattopardo
New York, NY
11:30 am
Dec10Sat Johnny O'Neal Minton's
New York, NY
7:00 PM
Dec10Sat Johnny O'Neal Minton's
New York, NY
9:30 PM
Dec10Sat Rick Bogart Trio Broadway Thai
New York, NY
7:00 pm
Dec10Sat Melissa Hamilton The Lexington Hotel
New York, NY
5:00 pm

All About Vince Guaraldi!

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