RAVENSCROFT CONCERT SERIES – Jesús Molina & Los Dromers
Enjoy a video and sneak peek of what to expect of Jesus Molina and Los Dromers when they kick off our 23-24 season in Ravenscroft Hall!
Formed in August 2022 in Los Angeles and influenced by a myriad of masterful bands (Chick Corea Electric Band, Weather Report, etc.), Jesús Molina & Los Dromers push the boundaries of jazz fusion music through world- famous pianist’s Jesús Molina’s multi-genre, explosive new repertoire.Featuring two virtuoso drummers on one huge, innovative drum kit, Jesús Molina & Los Dromers’ epic show flows between heavy fusion, timba, salsa, jazz, Latin Jazz, Latin Pop, and everything in between–and more! Visit www.jesusmolina.org for tour dates and locations!
Jesús Molina, Keyboards
A world-renowned pianist from Sincelejo, Colombia, Jesús is one of the most influential and famous musicians of his generation. Jesús was awarded the Juan Luis Guerra Scholarship to attend the Berklee College of Music, and in addition to various world tours, four studio albums, and 25,000+ masterclasses sold under his own name, Jesús has been touring, recording, and performing with artists such as Jesús Adrian Romero, Noel Schajris, John Patitucci, and Zedd.
Danilo Amuedo, Drums
Son of Jazz guitar maestro Leo Amuedo and endorsed by Vic Firth/Zildjian, Danilo Amuedo is an award-winning drummer and percussionist from Rio de Janeiro. Recipient of a World Tour Scholarship to attend Berklee, Danilo left after three semesters to pursue studio and touring work with artists such as Ivan Lins, Blood Sweat & Tears, Hadrien Feraud, and Veronica Swift.
JP Faúndez, Drums
Virtuoso drummer from Linares, Chile and Zildjian/Vic Firth artist, JP Faúndez was awarded a full scholarship by the Latin Grammy Foundation and Berklee to study Percussion Performance at the College. During his career at Berklee, JP worked with internationally acclaimed artists such as Arturo Sandoval, Thuy, Lenno, Christian Galvez, and Noel Schajris & Sin Bandera, and more.
Alex Polybass, Bass
From Berkeley, California and fluent in four languages, Alex Polydoroff won a full scholarship to study Bass Performance and Music Business at the Berklee College of Music in 2020. Before moving to Boston, Alex recorded an album with African youth migrants in Sicily and graduated in Cultural Anthropology from UNC-Chapel Hill. Alex Polybass has performed and/or recorded with Victor Wooten, Steve Bailey, Dave Weckl, Vice Ganda, Young Boy NBA , Keyon Harrold, and Dayna Stephens.