BIO

Hi there! My name is Jordan,
I'm an Edinburgh based Percussionist and Educator. My main passion is Brazilian Carnival Music and group drumming. My journey into world music began in 2009 and has taken me all over the UK, Europe teaching and performing, complimented with multiple study trips to Brazil.

 

I mainly work with community music groups and in schools with people of a wide variety of abilities with my drive being to make music as accessible as possible for all people.
 

As well as my work as a musician in projects and bands, I also spend a lot of time creating content on Instagram and weekly videos for Youtube.

Rachel Hein Photography

Strands of what I do

Workshops

Online Teaching

Performance / Recording

Current Projects

Bloco Echo - Band Leader + Musical Director

Oi Musica -  Assistant Producer + Percussionist

Future Leaders - Course Alumni + Steering Group Member

Novatown Bossa, Bossa Nova Collective - Percussionist

The Edinburgh Samba School
- Director, Workshop Leader

Shunpike Social Club - Percussion section lead

Bristol Branch - Percussionist

Music For Wellness - Workshop Facilitator

 

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