Drummer, composer and arranger Evan Sherman brings a youthful quintet of New York’s finest creatives. Sherman’s groups have been delivering exciting music all over the world including residency at Jazz at Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola at Lincoln Center, New York.
Evan Sherman has performed on four continents, playing alongside such jazz icons as Wynton Marsalis, Ron Carter, Roy Hargrove, Branford Marsalis, James Moody & Cyrus Chestnut. He is the drummer for both the Jimmy Heath Big Band and Dizzy Gillespie All-Star Big Band.
Evan is also the founding leader of The Evan Sherman Big Band, a 16-piece ensemble of jazz veterans and New York’s most dynamic young musicians, including Jon Batiste (The Late Show with Stephen Colbert). Continuing to garner praise from audiences and critics alike, the big band often features music’s giants and has been featured at Jazz at Lincoln Center, Rainbow Room, Ginny’s Supper Club in Harlem, The Django in TriBeca, Lincoln Center’s Midsummer Night’s Swing, Caramoor Jazz Festival, SteelStacks (PA), and the Perth International Arts Festival (Australia).