Jeff Herr

Musician, Drummer, Composer...

Musician, Drummer, Composer...

 

           

*1980 in Luxembourg


Studies:


– Conservatoire de Luxembourg: solfège, classical percussion, drums, latin
percussion, harmony and piano with Guy Frisch, Al Ginter,  Rainer Kind a.o.
– Conservatorium Maastricht: jazz music and drumset with Ron Van Stratum, Arnoud Gerritse, Jamal Thomas and Oliver Strauch
– Workshops with Nippy Noya, Changuito and Phil Maturano...


Played with (selection):


Rouzbeh Asgarian, Joachim Badenhorst, Maxime Bender, Shlomit Butbul, Remo Cavallini, Marc Demuth, Christophe Devisscher, Thorunn Egilsdottir, Sigurdur Flosason, Funky P, Ro Gebhardt, Lata Gouveia, Ernie Hammes, Cedric Hanriot, Stefanie Heinzmann, INUK Trio, Greg Lamy, Marco Massa, Pandit Deobrat Mishra, Pascal Mohy, Johannes Müller, Carlo Nardozza, Jef Neve, Laurent Payfert, Michel Reis, Adam Rogers, Pascal Schumacher, Franz Von Chossy

 

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), 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.