Greg Wyser-Pratte [ USA ]
Since relocating from Chicago to San Francisco, Greg quickly became one of the area’s most in-demand drummers, performing regularly as a member of the Christian Tamburr Quartet, and with vocalist Paula West. Recent highlights from Greg's associations include major US jazz and blues festivals and European tours with musicians such as Rene Marie, Clint Holmes, and Dominick Farinacci. In addition to his live performances, Greg is in high demand in the studio, and has received critical acclaim for his appearances on over 20 albums. Greg is an avid educator who enjoys passing his knowledge from these great experiences on to others.
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