UPDATE: Proud to announce my new position as Music Teacher for New York State Office of Family and Child Services, teaching DJ, drum, and rhythm studies as an Enhancement Program for juvenile detention.  The classes have been very well-received and I look forward to continuing this work, learning more and more how best to maximize my effectiveness.  Each session has been a great learning experience, and continues to build the strength and potential of this program.  I am very thankful to be a part of this opportunity. 


DJ jojoSOUL- New York born Musician/DJ/Drummer/Performer

DJ Setup: (2) Pioneer Turntables, Pioneer DJM- S9 2-Channel Battle Mixer, all vinyl records/Serato control vinyl, laptop


Specializing in Soulful/Deep House Music/Old School Hip-hop/Worldbeat/Jazz/Drum Grooves/Classics- working professionally at events, bars, lounges, restaurants, events, parties, weddings, and galleries in NY for the past 16 years.  Crowd-reading, diversity, and versatility with style keeping audiences satisfied at any event.


-Professional Live Drummer: Drum set, djembe, percussionist drumming since 1992.  Live African and Afro-Latin percussion, rock/hip-hop/funk drumming, and creative, jazzy pocket improv.  Live performances, nightclubs, street and subway performances, including “NYC Transit Vintage Train Ride” and #NoPantsSubwayRide2018.  Live drummer for Marc Smith Music, Zachary Clause, Daphne Always, Agave L’amour, NewYorkWild.Life, and various ensembles.  Past venues include Brooklyn Museum, National Academy Museum, Club Cumming, Pangea, Spyce Astoria, Tantra Lounge, Babylon Nightclub, Guadalupe Inn, Dromedary Bar, Irondale Theater, Father Knows Best, Metropolitan Building, Queens Comfort, Juno Bar, Tutu’s, Vazquez Building, English Kills, Factory Fresh, Small Black Door, 950 Hart Gallery, Active Space, and many more.

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Drum Teacher: Rhythm Percussion Workshops, Drum Circles, Private/Group Lessons

DJ Teacher: Vinyl DJ Workshops, Sample-based Music Production with Hardware Only, Old-school Hip-hop Techniques, Private/Group Lessons

Full Soundsystem Available: 2x Mackie Active + 1x Subwoofer

Live Sound Manipulation and DJ for Dance Performances: Brooklyn Performance Combine at Brooklyn Museum, “Cage on Vinyl on Marley” at National Academy Museum. (sampling and sound effecting available)

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Sound Editing and Design for Theater, Film, and Dance Performance: Audio Editing, Recording, Remixing, Sound Effects


Past Performances Include:

  • Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn-
  • National Academy Museum, Manhattan, NYC–
  • Club Cumming, Manhattan, NYC-
  • Blue Light at DREAM HOTEL- Manhattan, NYC-
  • Pangea, Manhattan, NYC
  • SPYCE Nightclub- Astoria, Queens-
  • Mitchell Innes & Nash- Manhattan, NYC-
  • BRIC Performing Arts Center- Fort Greene, Brooklyn
  • The Metropolitan Building, Long Island City, Queens-
  • NoPantsSubwayRide2018- NYC Subway
  • Vintage Train Holiday Nostalgia Ride- NYC Subway
  • Irondale Theater, Fort Greene, Brooklyn-
  • DUMBO Sky- DUMBO, Brooklyn-
  • Tantra Lounge- Astoria, Queens-
  • Gemini and Scorpio Loft, Gowanus, Brooklyn-
  • Father Knows Best, Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • Dromedary Urban Tiki Bar, Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • Pine Box Rock Shop- Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • Juno Diner & Bar, Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • JACK Performing Arts Space- Clinton Hill, Brooklyn-
  • Guadalupe Inn, Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • Radegast Hall & Biergarten, Williamsburg, Brooklyn-
  • Silvana, Harlem, Manhattan-
  • Rockwood Music Hall, LES, Manhattan-
  • Bushwick Starr, Brooklyn-
  • Maria Hernandez Park- Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • Queens Comfort, Astoria, Queens-
  • English Kills, Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Flushing, Queens-
  • Small Black Door, Ridgewood, Queens-
  • Gutter, Williamsburg, Brooklyn-
  • Factory Fresh, Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • Tutu’s, Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • Active Space, Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • 950 Hart Gallery, Bushwick, Brooklyn-
  • Lone Wolf, Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn-
  • The Fifth Estate, Park Slope, Brooklyn-
  • Silvershed, Chelsea, NYC-
  • Tammany Hall, Manhattan, NYC-
  • The Vazquez Building, Bushwick, Brooklyn-




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