Victor Jones

Victor Jones

Victor Jones ( drums - trumpet - vocals -composer ) . A pioneer of the musical movement known as Acid Jazz . A sound which blends modern jazz , r&b and hip hop . Victor is recognized as one of the most prolific and eclectic drummers in jazz today . On more than two hundred recordings and sound tracks - a two time Grammy nominated -one time winner , and one time Oscar nominated artist .Victor began his musical journey as a classical trumpet player in his home town of East Orange New Jersey . ( back in the late 60s) .After 10 years of studying trumpet he became interested in the drums from listening to Ringo and the Beatles . then James Brown . To Hendrix . to John Coltrane then to his hero Miles Davis .... As a drummer ( discovered by sax great Lou Donaldson ) victor has worked with a who's who of the music industry . such as - Stan Getz , James Moody , Phillis Hyman , Chaka Kahn , Wynton Marsellis , Mingus big band , Joe ( the r n b star ) Nile Rogers , Michael Wollf , Masabumi Kikuchi , and tons more . Victor is now touring with his own modern trio and making his own style of cosmic electric and acustic Jazz . As the New York Time out Magizine states " Nothing Jones does could ever bore you " . The New york Times says " Victor Jones is a new breed of drummer bandleader , a force to be reckon with ". George Benson states " weather playing Jazz , Rock or Funk, Victor Jones is one cat that always gets it right "

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Victor Jones

Friday, September 27 · 10:00 PM at The Cutting Room

Tickets Available at the Door