Jas Kayser is a 24-year-old drummer, composer, band leader and Paiste Cymbals/Natal Drums artist from the UK, previously based in Boston and New York, and currently based between London and Panama City.
Jas’s recent projects have included playing on Ralph Peterson Gen-Next Big Band Album, featuring in Lenny Kravitz’ Official music video single ‘Low’ and leading her original afro-beat/jazz group at London Jazz Festival 2019, RISE concert in Boston supporting Terri Lyne Carrington and Panama Jazz Festival 2020.
This gig will feature original compositions and a few standards by Jas arranged for this line-up.
“Jas Kayser is a revelation as a drummer....she managed to bring fire, precision, groove and variety, with an equally thrilling response from the band” (Oliver Weindling)
“The drummer blew my mind, a fantastic modern twist on be-bop, funk, soul and swing.” (Rishi Pelham, Southeast15)
Jas Kayser - Drums
Dan Casimir - Bass
Deschanel Gordon - Piano
Joe Bristow - Trombone
Ava Joseph - Vocals