Performer, Teacher, Author, Composer
With over 60 years of experience in drumming, George Marsh has performed and recorded with musicians such as: David Grisman Quintet/Sextet, Jerry Garcia, John Abercrombie, Mose Allison, Joe Henderson, Harold Land, Denny Zeitlin, Terry Riley, William Allaudin Mathieu, Pauline Oliveros, Kronos Quartet, Mel Martin & many others. Listen to George's playing on CD tracks here.
George teaches at Sonoma State University, UC Santa Cruz, and at his home studio in Santa Rosa, CA.
Featured Track - November
It's 1971 and time for Emily Sunshine Marsh to get her first drum lesson from dad. She's using the Art Blakey grip.
Denny Zeitlin & George Marsh
On Telepathy, these long-established veterans from the 60s act like young upstarts showing the jazz world a fresh new approach.
The David Grisman Quartet with Svend Asmussen
This collection of live performances was recorded during a six-night stint at Fat Tuesdays, then Manhattan’s premiere jazz spot, in 1986 when Svend toured with the David Grisman Quartet.