Vibraphone Jury 2018

VIBRAPHONE JURY 2018

Alexey Chizhik

ALEXEY CHIZHIK

Alexey Chizhik (Алексей Чижик), a renowned musician from St-Petersburg, is a graduate of the St. Petersburg Rimsky-Korsakov State Conservatory of Music. Chizhik has the а rare ability to play both jazz and classical music creating complex musical compositions of different styles.

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RUUD WIENER

RUUD WIENER

Ruud Wiener, born in Holland. He studied piano and percussion. Contact with David Friedman led to further emphasis on the vibraphone. Ruud was employed at the Rotterdam and Maastricht Conservatory as mallet instructor between 1981 and 1991. His first compositions are compiled in two volumes, titled , which have become a standard in mallet percussion music.

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JERRY TACHOIR

JERRY TACHOIR

Jerry is a very popular and much in demand Artist/Clinician for the Musser Vibraphone and Marimba co./division of Ludwig Drums since 1972. Featured clinician at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention '82 in Dallas, Tx., '89 & '04 inNashville, Tn., and New Orleans '92. Featured clinician/soloist at the Ludwig Percussion Symposium '83 in Knoxville, Tn., performed with famed jazz drummer Alan Dawson and Danny Gottlieb.

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