Ferenc Németh Quartet
Date: 8 May, 2012
Venue: Consulate General of Hungary
223 East 52nd Street (bw 2nd and 3rd Avenues)
Chris Cheek (Sax)
Sam Yahel (Piano)
Gilad Hekselman (Guitar)
FERENC NEMETH is an accomplished and versatile musician who continues to push the boundaries of jazz drumming and composition. Nemeth has since the early days of his career, been one of the most sought after drummers both, in his native Hungary as well as in the United States. Coming from a musical family, his unique dynamism and versatility was fostered from a very early age. An exciting performer and imaginative collaborator, Nemeth is well regarded for his work with the Lionel Loueke Trio and GilFeMa and has also travelled, performed and collaborated extensively as a bandleader, co-leader, sideman and educator as well as initiating creative projects of his own.He's a remarkable jazz drummer who already playes with the biggest names - not many in his generation can claim that they have played with Herbie Hancock or Wayne Shorter.
He is also the creator of the DrumSchool Apple Application which is the perfect tool for advancing and expanding your skills whether you're a beginner or a pro. With a large selection of grooves, exercises and practice ideas Drum School will continue to take you to the next level.
It is also the perfect tool for easy access to a large library of professional sounding grooves for play along and as a reference library.