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Call Multi Percussionist Jamie Papish

 310-463-1956 or Email to find out how he can add his percussion and hand drumming to your project or tour

Jamie Papish is a Los Angeles multi percussionist as well as a session musician and teacher of percussion and hand drumming, who has toured nationally and internationally for the past 20 years.

Seasoned Touring Professional

Jamie is a seasoned multi percussioist who has toured across the US and internationally in Morocco, Israel, Turkey, Spain, Cuba, India, Poland and Mexico. His 20 years of experience on the road has taught him many skills that are invaluable when touring. Jamie is a true professional and lends a hand whenever possible to help a tour run smoothly. He is available for Los Angeles concerts, national and international tours, parties, sacred and multi-cultural events, yoga and dance classes, as a musician/actor for TV & Film, recording sessions and special events.  He can also subcontract out other musicians and can manage other musicians and sound.  Call or email him to discuss your musical project or event.

Experienced Studio Musician

Jamie has recorded on hundreds of tracks and cues and always comes to the studio prepared with his multitude of percussion instruments. He is available to record at your studio or from his home pro tools studio.  This gives him the ability to work with clients from around the world. When recording from his home studio, Jamie has access to the full scope of his collection of percussion and hand drum instruments and sounds.  Call or email him to discuss your recording needs.

Percussion and Hand Drum Teacher 

Jamie has been teaching hand drums, percussion and rhythmic concepts to students from ages 7 – 70  for the past 15 years. He is a very patient teacher and can work with beginners to the most demanding student. He is available for private or group classes and workshops and teaches from his home, your home, a designated facility of via the internet. Whether it is general rhythmic concepts (timing, groove, musicality, dynamics, odd meters), specific techniques on the ethnic drums he plays (Doumbek, Darabuka, Riq, Frame Drum, Daf, Tombak, Udu, Cajon, Djembe), or just to have fun, Jamie will give you just what you need. Jamie is available for parties, family gatherings and corporate drum circles where he brings drums for all the participants.  Call him or email to find out how he can help you become a better percussionist or hand drummer.

Music Producer/Band Leader

Jamie has co-produced many concerts and world music events and owns and operates a sound system for parties and small concerts. Based on your musical desires, he can put together top musicians and produce the music and all sound aspects of small or large events.


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