Jacob Nissly, percussion

Jacob Nissly, percussion

 
Jacob Nissly

Saturday, June 14, 3:00pm · 4:00pm · 5:00pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Joe Henderson Lab

Jacob Nissly
30-Minute Solo Concert Series: Micro 30-Minute Concerts  

Jacob Nissly

For the first of our two sets of Saturday Micro Concerts in the Joe Henderson Lab, San Francisco Symphony Prinicipal Percussionist Jacob Nissly will perform an exciting program of solo percussion music. A masterful musician who served as Principal Percussionist with the Detroit Symphony and the Cleveland Orchestra, Nissly has worked with a host of prestigious orchestras including the New World Symphony, the Chicago Symphony, and St. Paul Chamber Orchestra. He earned a bachelor of music and jazz studies from Northwestern University, where he studied with Michael Burritt, James Ross, former Pat Metheny drummer Paul Wertico and renowned jazz drummer Joel Spencer, and received his master’s degree from the Julliard School.