Click here for the new mix on Mixcloud! Memories mixed with Love, dedicated to my Family.These songs take me back to Grandpa’s catering hall, doin’ the Twist with him, cassettes in dad’s car, and the classics that were always played and danced to at Parties at Grandpa’s. Continue reading New Mix- Pass along to Oldies lovers!
Event emcees/DJ- Professor R.G. and DJ jojoSOUL are set to Spread the JAM LIVE at Community Day 2014! BOS 2014 COMMUNITY DAYMaria Hernandez ParkKnickerbocker Ave. at Starr St.Saturday, May 31, 11am-4pm This is a free, family-friendly event- bring the kids! Bring your drums/instruments for our children’s workshop “jammin’ with jojo” (around noon) and a full, all-inclusive jam for “New York Drum Jam” (around 2pm), and stay to boogie as DJ jojoSOUL kicks a dance party around 3-4pm! Professor … Continue reading 5/31/14- ArtsInBushwick presents Community Day 2014 for BOS2014
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
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!
FREE Family Fun! Spread the word- Invite EVERYONE! More info at ArtsInBushwick.org Continue reading Spread the word! Official Flyer for BOS’13 Community Day
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!
Join us this Sunday, February 3 for “Beats and Brunch” at Queens Comfort! Homecookin’ real food and real music- come enjoy! Visit QC at queenscomfort.blogspot.com Continue reading 2/3/13- Beats and Brunch at Queens Comfort
We had a great time at the “Jammin’ with jojo” Workshop at Great South Bay Dance Studio this past Saturday, 10/20. The class had about 10 students, all singing, drumming, dancing, and enjoying! We learned about the beat in music, counting 1-2-3-4, marching, dancing, singing our names, and even sang and played along to pop hits the children suggested- “Call Me Maybe”! Thanks to all … Continue reading Great time at “Jammin’ with jojo” Workshop, GSBDance!
I had the recent privilege of being invited to teach/perform a drum workshop at a block party nearby in Ridgewood, Queens. Thanks to Lauren for the wonderful review! Lauren L. – Ridgewood, Queens– “I had had the idea to do something neat for the neighborhood kids in Ridgewood for our summer block party and hired Jojo to do a drum ‘thing’. I really had no … Continue reading jojo’s Drum Workshop at Block Party in Queens- SUCCESS!
MakeMusicNewYork is here! June 21- get outside STAY INSIDE and PLAY MUSIC! Way too hot in NYC for my drummers to be in the park, especially because 95% of us are under 5 years old! 🙂 So we are taking the party inside, and suggest you do the same! Be safe in the heat, and however and wherever you play, be sure to enjoy the celebration … Continue reading Too hot for the park- so MakeMusicNewYork inside!