Mark Guiliana has become recognized as one of the world’s leading drummers, admired and in demand across the spectrum from jazz to rock to electronic music for his rhythmic sophistication, creative impulse, and individual sound. Guiliana was chosen as Best Jazz Drummer in the Modern Drummer Readers Poll 2017, while DownBeat dubbed him a Rising Star in its Critics Poll. He is in the vanguard of drummers creating a new vernacular on the instrument. Now, he makes his first Houston appearance, showcasing songs from his newest album as a leader – Jersey — — featuring his ever-compelling Jazz Quartet, with bassist Chris Morrissey, saxophonists Mike Lewis and Jason Rigby, .
“For many observers, he’s the guy to watch if you want to know where the great art of drumming is right now — and where it could be headed.” — Modern Drummer
“Guiliana, a technical master with a rare sense of musicality, has over the past decade become one of the most influential drummers of his generation.” — JazzTimes
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