Author Archives: deeperbeats

NYC JUNE 22ND: Snap Drag Drum Duo at Experimental Music Series Da-Yin!

I’ll be tearing up the stage with amazing percussionist Jane Boxall (http://www.janeboxall.com/) as Snap Drag Drum Duo at the monthly experimental music series entitled “Da-Yin” along with other amazing experimental music acts on June 22nd, 8 pm at Ran Tea House, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Gigs: June 2013!

I’ll be with Jane Boxall as part of our percussion duo: Snap Drag Drum Duo on June 22nd as part of an experimental music showcase, details link here:: Da-Yin Experimental Music Showcase I’ll be with Lauren “Elle” Winston on June … Continue reading

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New Music / New Photos / New Video!

Happy Summer! I’m so excited to post a ton of new artistic goodies for your eyes and ears. Click on my audio page for new music with some amazing musicians I had the pleasure of working with (Luke Schwartz (guitar), … Continue reading

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Upcoming Gigs: May and June!

I’ll be at Somethin’ Else Jazz Club (212 E. 52nd Street, 3rd Floor) with Bobbie Crow’s Octet Jazz / R&B project on Monday, May 20th at 7 pm and with Lauren Winston on June 29th at Ellas Lounge on Avenue … Continue reading

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Multimedia Work from Percussionist Noah Demland!

Noah Demland is an percussionist out of Columbus, Ohio and has an amazing multimedia piece he worked on entitled “Secret Transmissions” from a series entitled “geographies #1″ Check out the link below and explore his website there as well! http://thequietnorth.wordpress.com/2013/05/15/secret-transmissions/

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Mixtape: Hip Hop / Neo Soul

As a professional musician who has worked in this industry in various capacities (music journalist, educator, performer) I’m a music fanatic and there isn’t much that I don’t listen to. I make playlists of songs to play along to as … Continue reading

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Interview with Virago Magazine!

Kristen Elizabeth from Virago Magazine was nice enough to interview me about drumming, practicing and longevity in the business. Check out the interview here: http://www.viragomag.com/spotlight-on-jessie-nelson-drummer-extraordinaire-brooklynite-music-lover/

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Upcoming Gigs for May!

I’ll be on the drums / percussion for LaGuardia Performing Arts High Schools’ production of Cabaret May 2nd-5th and also on the drums for Bobbie Crow’s jazz orchestra at Somethin’ Jazz Club on May 20th. Details TBA! 

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Upcoming Gigs: March and April!

Spring is finally here and I’ve got some amazing gigs for March and April. March 17th: I’ll be on percussion as part of composer Bobbie Lee Crow III’s song cycle / concert “Time to Say Goodbye” at the Laurie Beechman … Continue reading

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New Page: Multimedia Works!

I’ve had the opportunity to work with some amazing multimedia artists such as Jee Young Sim and Jillian Rose, stretching the boundaries of what percussion can encompass. Please check out my new page here entitled “Multimedia Works” to see videos … Continue reading

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