Jeff Herr

Musician, Drummer, Composer...

Musician, Drummer, Composer...

 

           

*1980 in Luxembourg

Drummer & composer

Current projects:

-Jeff Herr Corporation (latest CD „Manifesto“, export artist of the year 2015)
-Pascal Schumacher’s Drops & Points
-Remo Cavallini Band
-Lata Gouveia
-Inuk
-Rouzbeh Asgarian Band
-Sigurdur Flosason (de) Lux 4tet
-Shahab Tiam


Studies:

– Conservatoire de Luxembourg: solfège, classical percussion, drums, Latin
percussion, harmony and piano with Guy Frisch, Al Ginter and Rainer Kind a.o.; Premier Prix in
solfège, Premier Prix and Prix Supérieur in drums
– Conservatorium Maastricht: jazz music and drumset (Bachelor and Postgraduate studies) with Ron Van Stratum, Arnoud
Gerritse, Jamal Thomas and Oliver Strauch
– Workshops with Nippy Noya, Changuito and Phil Maturano a.o.

Played with (selection):

Rouzbeh Asgarian, Joachim Badenhorst, Maxime Bender, Shlomit Butbul, Remo Cavallini, Marc Demuth, Maxime Delpierre, Christophe Devisscher, Thorunn Egilsdottir, Sigurdur Flosason, Funky P, Ro Gebhardt, Lata Gouveia, Ernie Hammes, Cedric Hanriot, Stefanie Heinzmann, Greg Lamy,
Magik  Malik, Pandit Deobrat Mishra, Pascal Mohy, Johannes Müller, Carlo Nardozza, Jef Neve, Laurent Payfert, Tineke Postma, Michel Reis, Pascal Schumacher, Shahab Tiam

Played at (selection):

B-flat (Berlin, D), Bluesʼn Jazz Rallye (Luxembourg, L), Bravo Jazz Club (Brussels, B), CCR Neimënster (Luxembourg, L), DʼJazz Nevers Festival (Nevers, F), European Jazz Festival (Athens, GR), Gaume Jazz Festival (Rossignol, B), Hildener Jazztage (Hilden, D), Jazz Cafe (Newcastle upon Tyne, GB), Jazz Maastricht (Maastricht, NL), Jazz à Millau (Millau, F), Jazz en Occitanie (Montpellier, F), Jazzschmiede (Düsseldorf, D), Jazzstation
(Brussels, B), JZ Brat (Tokyo, J), Like a Jazz Machine Festival (Dudelange, L), Moscow City Jazz Festival (Moscow, RUS), Münsterland Festival (Rheine, D), Nancy Jazz Pulsations (Nancy, F), Philharmonie (Luxembourg, L), Sunset Club (Paris, F), Têtes de Jazz Festival (Avignon, F), Vortex
(London, GB);

India tour (Shisha Café Pune, Jazz Fest Kolkata, Goa International Jazz Live Festival Colva), Romania tour (Sibiu Jazz Festival, Brasov, Ploiesti), Vietnam tour (Hanoi Jazz Festival, Ho Chi Minh City Jazz Festival), AGP Drum Festival (Steinsel, L – opening for Marco Minnemann and Hakim Ludin),
Altstadtfest (Trier, D), Avante Festival (Lisbon, P), Guinness Jazz Festival (Cork, IRL), India meets Europe (Luxembourg, L – with Pandit Deobrat Mishra), North Sea Jazz Festival (The Haye, NL), Rock um Knuedler (Luxembourg, L), RTL Superstars Christmas Charity Party (Luxembourg, L), The Dome (Mannheim, D – with Stefanie Heinzmann); Baltics tour (Estonia, Latvia, Lituania);
supporting act (in Luxembourg) for Blues Brothers, Candy Dulfer, Cypress Hill, Dick Brave, Joe Cocker, Juli, Lionel Richie, Pink, Samy Deluxe, Selah Sue, Silbermond, Ten Years After

 

Jeff is teaching Drums and Percussion at the Petange music school.

 

 Yamaha Drums, provided by Stage Music.