Delighted to announce I’ve been awarded a Canada Council touring grant to support Golden State’s Canadian and American Jazz festivals tour June 19 – July 1. Please see tour page for details.
Link to interview here
“Harris Eisenstadt, a drummer-composer who’s always hatching fresh, well-plotted projects, unveils his latest band: Aberikula, a quintet inspired by the secular (as opposed to sacred) tradition of Cuban batá drumming.”
posted on March 22nd, 2014 in Aberikula
posted on March 7th, 2014 in Cuba
Link to review in French here.
posted on February 6th, 2014 in Golden State
Link to review here.
posted on January 19th, 2014 in Golden State
Thanks to the following journalists for including me in the drummer and composer categories of the El Intruso 2013 International Critics Poll:
Sergio Piccirilli – composer, drummer
Cayetano Lopez – composer
Antonio Branco – drummer
Michael Nastos – drummer
Esteban Arizpe Castañeda – drummer
Craig Premo – composer, drummer
Stef Gjissels – drummer
Hank Shteamer – composer
posted on January 18th, 2014 in Best of 2013
Full lists here
posted on January 16th, 2014 in Best of 2013