Fam, friends, fans, and future collaborators! I am seeking equipment sponsorship/endorsement opportunities for my professional work in drumming, teaching, and performing. I have been teaching drum set since 1999, and have had a significant increase in opportunities to teach and provide rhythm percussion in the past 5 years in New York City and Long Island at studios, schools, workshops, after-school programs, public libraries, outdoor events, … Continue reading Percussionist/DJ/Educator/Performer in NYC Seeking Opportunities
July 12- Don’t miss your next chance to dance with this live Brooklyn duo! Gioel Severini– saxophonist from Milan, Italy jojoSOUL– drummer/percussionist from Long Island, NY Gioel brings his expert jazz techniques and high-level of musicianship to combine with jojo’s rhythm and groove for their latest project. The sound ranges from feel-to-feel, as both musicians strip down to rhythm and melody, using live improvisation … Continue reading Gioel Severini and jojoSOUL: LIVE Duo Grooves in NYC
Excited for a great weekend of events for the whole family- come on Sunshine! On Saturday, come jam and dance with Williamsburg Movement and Arts Center for a Drum Circle at “PLAYground 2013”, presented by Brooklyn Arbor PS 414 Parent Association (A fundraiser to support music programming in our school) Details below- $10 tickets, FREE for children 12 and under, kids must be accompanied by … Continue reading Family Fun and Drumming this Weekend- PRAY for Good Weather!
Bushwick Open Studios 2013 MAY 31 – JUNE 2 Bushwick Open Studios (BOS) is a three day arts and culture festival that celebrates the community’s vibrant arts scene with the goal of fostering dialogue and collaboration between local artists and residents. The festival, now in its seventh year, is hosted by the volunteer organization Arts in Bushwick (AiB) and is free and open to the public. Bushwick Open … Continue reading Sunday, June 2: Bushwick Open Studios Community Day!
Video and pics from AppleFest at http://gsbdance.com/apple.html WOOO!!! GSBDance! Continue reading GSBDance Ensemble Performance at AppleFest in Amityville, Long Island
Saturday, Nov. 11, 2012 jojoSOUL will be on djembe with Yo Trio at Maroc Live- FREE- 10pm (Drink specials 9-10pm) …then, the SOULmobile heads to Tutu’s for Bushwick Ginger Social and Bushwick Daily‘s Hurricane Relief Party! ($10 donation/raffle) DJ SRIMIX on the decks at 9pm, jojoSOUL on just after midnight for a set, then both DJ’s do some teamwork to close it out! DO. NOT. MISS! … Continue reading Doubleheader in BROOKLYN Saturday night!
My djembe is my love, my weapon, my tool. I perform, teach, and write with my drum and have settled for nothing less than the finest authentic drum available. This drum is built by Ibrahima Diokhane. Ibrahima is a master drum builder from Senegal, Africa, who began building drums as a child. He brought his craft to New York City in 1986 and sold his … Continue reading jojoSOUL’s Partnership with Master Drum Builder Ibrahima Diokhane
Today I begin teaching Mommy and Me, Drum Workshops, and accompanying dance ensembles with live percussion at Great South Bay Dance! The studio is brand new, the staff is exceptional, and the privilege to be invited to teach and drum at this studio makes me proud to do what I do! Thanks for all your support! Continue reading Proud to be teaching at Great South Bay Dance Studio!