American jazz drummer Jeff was born in 1963 in Santa Cruz, California. Jeff has played for Ray Charles, Pat Metheny and Chick Corea. In 2006, he joined Brad Mehldau's trio.
His technique allows his style to shine through. Jeff plays in a fast and fluid manner, even when accompanying slow themes. His playing is extremely lively, especially in the right hand.
Jeff Ballard plays on a CAMCO drum kit, a Craviotto snare drum, and Zildjian K custom and K zildjian Constantinople cymbals.
JAZZ concert 18 August 2017 ~ 8.30pm