Daryl Pratt Sextet play Dec 15th 2011

  Jared will be playing drums with the Daryl Pratt Sextet this thursday 15th  at Colbourne ave ( cnr St Johns rd ) Glebe. 8pm Daryl Pratt is the head of Percussion at the Sydney Conservatorium and is a widely respected musician and composer on the Australian percussion and jazz/fusion landscape. The band is made up of experienced jazz and improvising musicians from varied musical backgrounds. The venue is really
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Synergy Percussion – City Jungle – shows

Jared is collaborating with SYNERGY PERCUSSION for a new electronic music project called CITY JUNGLE . The project is all about writing, performing and improvising some new DubStep, Breaks, and Drum & Bass- from a percussionists perspective. There will be digital marimba’s, futuristic gadgets, triggers on vintage drum kits, vocals, deep bass lines and lots of raw percussive energy and creativity. Synergy
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How to write for Drum kit- a lecture at the Con

Jared presented a seminar on composing for Drum kit at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music on 21st September. The presentation was on how to compose for Drum kit from a session players perspective with advice on how to make a notated part more fluid to read and possible to play. Jared discussed different methods of notation from fully notated scores to short hand style musical road maps. Jared also demonstrated advanc
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Focaleland play Jurassic Lounge

  A skeletal spectacular filled with whispers, screams, delicate melodies and music-box guitar riffs, textural percussion and pounding rhythms, monochromatic projection mapping, costumes and confetti.   Focaleland will present a live audio visual skeletal spectacular at the Australian Museum for the latest series of Jurassic Lounge, on Tuesday 13 September. Focaleland will take over the Skeleton Room on the
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In the studio with Nick Littlemore

Jared in the studio with ‘Empire Of the Sun’s’ Nick Littlemore. Jared did a recording session for composer Nick Littlemore for his latest Cirque Du Soliel sound track. Nick is known for his groups ‘PNAU’ and ‘Empire Of The Sun’. The session was to record a piece that Nick wrote for the new Cirque Du Soliel album. It was a minimalist style piece requiring Jared to play interlo
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