SPOTLIGHTED ARTISTS AND BUSINESSES:


SYNCHRONICITY
COLIN WHITBY

KEN GREVES "VINTAGE & RARE: THE SONGS OF HAROLD ARLEN VOLUME TWO 

dEE BROWN
REMEMBERING YOU

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

 

Jaijai, what a wonderful mission you've undertaken to create such a place for artistic minds to meet and share their hearts. A place to renew faded determinations, and revive lessened momentums. A place to display our wares and reconfirm to one another that we actually are on the right track.

I commend you, Jaijai, for caring so much that you created this castle of the heart for all of us. I want to share my praise for all of the new friends as well as old friends that I've met and will meet here in our castle. Here we can garnish the where-with-all, the strength, the conviction, and the selflessness through our symbiosis, to share our gift to the world with an unbiased agenda.

My mentor, Daisaku Ikeda says of art: "A beautiful flower delights and refreshes the hearts of all people equally, no matter what soil it grows in. That is the power of beauty. The same is true of great art. It is this spirit that the German poet Heinrich Heine sang of when he wrote that once the peapod bursts open, the sugar peas inside are for everyone to enjoy."

Let's be audacious, my friends!

Buster Williams

RSS

Watch Kamasi Washington Beat A Professional Gamer In 'Street Fighter Mas'

As a kid, Washington thought he was the best Street Fighter player in the world. Now he proves it by championing professional gamer Combofiend.

Your Favorite Summer Jams

From the sultry Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa song "One Kiss" to Korean boy band BTS's "Fake Love, NPR listeners share the songs they'll have on repeat this summer.

Crosscurrents: Converging Jazz And Indian Classical Music

Explore the influence of Indian music on the jazz and rock scenes of the '60s with tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain, prolific bassist Dave Holland and their international ensemble, Crosscurrents.

Kamasi Washington's Heaven Exists In His Mind

The jazz torchbearer's new record Heaven and Earth represents the relationship between his inner world and outward reality.

New Music Friday For June 22: Six Albums You Should Hear Now

Highlights from June 22 include the intense industrial rock of Nine Inch Nails, the new joint project of Lecrae & Zaytoven and the wildly ambitious, shape-shifting jazz of Kamasi Washington.

Click the image to give us your ideas for great festivals, events, fundraisers, sponsors, investors, etc. Let's combine our databases to bring us all to the next level of networking!

The Jazz Network reserves the right to approve, decline, ban or suspend membership at anytime without notice at its own discretion.

THE JAZZ NETWORK WORLDWIDE IS AN ORIGINAL ENTITY AND SOLE PROPRIETOR AND HAS NEVER PARTNERED OR AFFILIATED ITSELF WITH ANY OTHER JAZZ NETWORK THAT EXISTS THAT HAS A SIMILAR INTERFACE TO OUR ORIGINAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTIES, LAYOUT, ADVERTISEMENTS AND GRAPHIC DESIGN.

Wendell Holmes Jr,
  • Male
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share

Wendell Holmes Jr,'s Friends

  • DON CLOVIS
  • Do Montebello
  • Alexander Tikhonov
  • Mary Jenson
  • Tamara Mayers
  • EDSON LUIZ KRUG
  • Rick Britto
  • Rose
  • mej7
  • Dr. Moira

Music

Loading…

Wendell Holmes Jr,'s Groups

Gifts Received

Gift

Wendell Holmes Jr, has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

Wendell Holmes Jr,'s Page

Profile Information

Where are you located?
Atlanta, GA
What is your affiliation to the Jazz World?
Musical Artist, Producer, Clinician, Music Director
Tell us a little about your background...
Wendell Holmes, a native of Philadelphia, Mississippi, began playing the drums at two years old; watching his cousin play every Sunday morning fascinated him so much that after each service, he would jump on a drum-set and mimic what he heard, first hand. At home, he played on everything from pots and pans, to his mother's living room furniture. It soon became evident that this was a gift from God and should be taken seriously. "Playing at church was the greatest start I could ever have because I constantly played and it served as a platform to develop a sound."
Wendell matured at his craft by becoming an innovative drummer with versatility in playing various genres of music such as Jazz, Fusion, R&B, Funk, Blues, Country, Rock, and Reggae. He soon branched into music directing, collaborating with many musicians (a position rarely filled by drummers).
In 2005, Holmes moved to Atlanta, Georgia; where God continues to do great things in his life allowing him to be a vessel of blessings to others.
Wendell's artistic uniqueness lies in his distinctive sound, authenticity and creativity. A sensitive, colorful and innovative drummer, he mixes different textures and tones on the drums and cymbals to produce breathtaking colors and images. A versatile musician, he approaches each genre in its authentic context, yet complements it through incorporating various styles in an ingenious manner to create an interesting and innovative sound. His distinctive sound combined with his approach to music complements his expressive creativity.
How did you hear about the Jazz Network? Please give full name of contact
www.Google.com
What Instrument do you play?
Drums, Percussion
What is your website address? Only websites that pertain to your business and how you can be contacted.
http://www.wendellholmesjr.com
When Is Your CD Scheduled For Release?
February
I agree that I will not spam the site with inappropriate postings for this action is subject to suspension
yes

Wendell Holmes Jr,'s Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Wendell Holmes Jr,'s Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of THE JAZZ NETWORK WORLDWIDE "A GREAT PLACE TO HANG" to add comments!

Join THE JAZZ NETWORK WORLDWIDE "A GREAT PLACE TO HANG"

At 1:31pm on September 26, 2011, EDSON LUIZ KRUG said…
           HI WENDELL.NICE TO MEET YOU. DO YOU KNOW WENDELL RIVERA? A PERCUSSIONIST PLAYER FROM PANAMA.WELL,I AM BRAZILIAN NEWS PAPER MAN.I WRITE ABOUT SPORTS.HOWEVER,MY PASSION WITH JAZZ TURN ME A RADIO MAN SHOW.I FEATURE TWO HOURS WEEK---WHEN I GOT THESE TWO HOURS WEEK, THE OWNER TO THE RADIO SAID...JAZZ IS NOT ECONOMICALLY VIABLE MUSIC.---BY THE WAY, IN MY COUNTRY THERE S NOT A FULL TIME JAZZ FM STATIONS...ONLY WEEKLY JAZZ RADIO PROGRAM.
 
 
 

© 2018   Created by Jaijai Jackson.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

googled77eeec400d24e5e.html