Will Lone Show Schedule
Seattle, WA Shows
Shows: Will Lone is a Seattle based drummer and improvising artist and has been studying music extensively since 1998, cultivating a dimensional and minimalist style of playing. Will found his artistic calling at a young age, and in addition to his music has won awards for both his poetry and visual art. Throughout his early school years Will spent his time playing in jam bands and jazz combos, and in 2009 was awarded Outstanding Instrumentalist at the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival in Moscow, Idaho. In 2010, he spent 6 months in Chennai, India, studying tabla and rhythm, as well as teaching, touring, and recording. Will’s experiences in India opened doors to a blending of his knowledge of jazz, funk, blues, and rock forms with a more worldly and spiritual musical language. Exploring Javanese gamelan as of 2015 has also enhanced his understanding of this language, as well as his awareness of phrasing, tonality, and the deeper levels of rhythmic structure. Will is currently working on a Bachelor’s of Music at Cornish College of the Arts, studying under Chuck Deardorf, Mark Ivester, Jarrad Powell, and Kofi Anang. Additional studies with the legendary Denney Goodhew have further expanded Will’s connection to the spiritual and multi-dimensional aspects of breath, arc, and form.
Will Lone and his various bands, groups and ensembles play shows in and around Seattle, WA. They offer a variety of different styles and both Will and his bands are available for hire! Will is available to sit in as a drummer for your next show; or you can hire one of his bands for your next event. Will is involved in a number of jazz groups as well as funk and blues bands.
Please check out my shows calendar and then contact me through the form on my contact page. Thanks for your interest!
Will Lone’s Junior Recital
04/01/2017 | 9:00 pm, @ Egan's Ballard Jam House
Will Lone’s junior recital & 26th birthday party! Presented by Cornish College of the Arts, and featuring Will’s own Namlú’u Jazz Band – no cover charge, free and open to everyone.
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Namlú’u Trio at the Royal Room
04/18/2017 | 8:00 pm, @ The Royal Room
The Namlú’u Jazz Band performing as a trio, at Columbia City’s Royal Room. Since their first performance in January, the band has been exploring a highly interactive and expressive group sound – come see this wonderful rhythm section in action!
Doors open at 6:30 for dinner before the show.