Daniel Susnjar Afro-Peruvian Jazz Group

Multi award winning 7-piece WA-based ensemble with national and international tour experience.

Combining infectious grooves, emotive melodies, risk-taking improvisation and extreme dynamics, the Daniel Susnjar Afro-Peruvian Jazz Group "radiates a joyful energy that infects not just the band members but the entire auditorium" - Sydney Morning Herald.

Featuring: Daniel Susnjar - drums/compositions / Ricki Malet - trumpet / Luke Minness - saxophone / Harry Mitchell - piano / Jeremy Thomson - guitar / Zac Grafton - bass / Iain Robbie - percussion

Afro-Peruvian jazz workshop - detailing the traditional rhythms, percussion instruments and audience participation techniques used in Afro-Peruvian music including families, music enthusiasts, music students, and professional musicians, are all welcome.

Afro-Peruvian rhythms are discussed and demonstrated on traditional instruments by multi award-winning drummer Daniel Susnjar (Chick Corea, Bobby McFerrin, Arturo Sandoval, Steve Miller, Pharrell Williams) and master percussionist Iain Robbie (co-founder of the internationally acclaimed group Tetrafide Percussion), followed by a chance for attendees to perform Afro-Peruvian rhythms with Daniel and Iain in an informal jam session environment !

Daniel Susnjar Afro Peruvian Jazz Group plays Dunsborough Lions Park, Saturday 2 June