On Sunday May 2nd The Kareem Kandi World Orchestra will feature drummer, composer, and educator Jeff Busch as our guest for both a live interview and performance in the Spanish Ballroom of McMenamins Elks Temple in Tacoma WA.
We'll be joined by Greg Feingold on bass and will be performing several brand new compositions.
All ages welcome, no cover charge, 5pm PST.
The performance will adhere to WA state health regulations.
Seating is limited and on a first come, first served basis, so arrive early to ensure a seat.
The interview and concert will also be livestreamed and can be viewed for free from the comfort of your own home at these links:
Interview: ( online only )
Performance: ( in person and online )
About our guest:
Seattle based musician, Jeff Busch is an exuberant drummer/percussionist, vocalist, and composer whose passion for soulful music of varied traditions has led him to perform with jazz, blues, and gospel groups--as well as calypso, samba, and Cuban jazz ensembles.
His work as a sideman over the past 20yrs has included performances and/or recordings with 3 time Grammy winning vocalist Carlos Cascante (of the Spanish Harlem Orchestra), and 3 time Latin-Grammy nominee Jovino Santos Neto.
Jeff has worked with jazz vocalists Gail Pettis & Greta Matassa, Gospel Singing sensation Patrinell Wright of the Total Experience Gospel Choir, Macklemore, Kareem Kandi, Alexey Nikolaev, Filo Machado, Romero Lubambo, Maucha Adnet, the Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra, pianists Marina Albero, Kenny Drew Jr., drummer Ali Jackson, the EntreMundos Quarteto as well as Earshot Album of the Year winners Duende Libre.
Jeff has also performed/studied with Master Senegalese percussionist Thione Diop, master Venezuelan percussionist Luisito Quintero and Brazilian master drummers Jorge Alabe and Marcio Bahia.