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Jeff Ballard (musician)

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Instruments  Drums
Genres  Jazz
Role  Drummer
Name  Jeff Ballard

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Born  September 17, 1963 (age 52) USA (1963-09-17)
Movies  Riding the Bullet, Dead in a Heartbeat
Albums  Metheny/Mehldau Quartet, Los Guys, Where Do You Start
Music groups  Fly, SFJAZZ Collective (2012 – 2013)
Similar People  Larry Grenadier, Brad Mehldau, Mark Turner, Lionel Loueke, Kurt Rosenwinkel

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Jeff Ballard (born September 17, 1963) is an American jazz drummer from Santa Cruz, California. He has played with Ray Charles and Pat Metheny and plays periodically with Chick Corea in many groups such as Origin and the Chick Corea New Trio. He also played with many New York-based jazz musicians such as Reid Anderson, Brad Mehldau, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Mark Turner, Miguel Zenon and Eli Degibri. He has also played with the Joshua Redman Elastic Band.


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He is currently a member of the Brad Mehldau Trio and co-leader of Fly, a collective trio with Mark Turner and Larry Grenadier.

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  • Best Debut Album, 2014, NPR Music Jazz Critics Poll, Time's Travels
  • Gallery

    Jeff Ballard (musician) jazztruth The Jeff Ballard Interview

    Photos: Hreinn Gudlaugsson

    As a leader or co-leader

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    With Jeff Ballard Trio including Lionel Loueke & Miguel Zenón

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  • Time's Tale (OKeh, 2014)
  • With Fly including Mark Turner & Larry Grenadier

  • Fly (Savoy Jazz, 2004)
  • Sky & Country (ECM, 2009)
  • Year of the Snake (ECM, 2012)
  • As a sideman

    With Chick Corea

  • Change (Rykodisk, 1998)
  • Concerto (Sony, 2000)
  • Originations (Stretch, 2000)
  • Past, Present & Future (Stretch, 2001)
  • Rendezvous in New York (Stretch, 2003)
  • 5trios – 3. Chillin' in Chelan (Stretch, 2007)
  • With Brad Mehldau

  • Day Is Done (Nonesuch, 2005)
  • Metheny/Mehldau (Nonesuch, 2006)
  • Metheny Mehldau Quartet (Nonesuch, 2007)
  • Brad Mehldau Trio Live (Nonesuch, 2008)
  • Highway Rider (Nonesuch, 2010)
  • Ode (Nonesuch, 2012)
  • Where Do You Start (Nonesuch, 2012)
  • Blues and Ballads (Nonesuch, 2016)
  • With Pat Metheny

  • Metheny/Mehldau (Nonesuch, 2006)
  • Metheny Mehldau Quartet (Nonesuch, 2007)
  • With Joshua Redman

  • Momentum (Verve, 2005)
  • With Kurt Rosenwinkel

  • The Enemies of Energy (Verve, 2000)
  • The Next Step (Verve, 2001)
  • Heartcore (Verve, 2003)
  • Deep Song (Verve, 2005)
  • With Avishai Cohen

  • Adama (1998)
  • Devotion (1999)
  • Colors (2000)
  • References

    Jeff Ballard (musician) Wikipedia

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