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Rajiv Jayaweera

Rajiv Jayaweera

January 31, 2019

Thursday 1/31

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 5:30 pm

Birdland NYC

New York, NY

$20.00 - $30.00

Rajiv Jayaweera
Rajiv Jayaweera - drums
Joel Frahm - saxophone
Eden Ladin - piano
Rick Rosato - bass


Rajiv jayaweera is a Sri Lankan jazz drummer and composer who grew up in Melbourne, Australia. He has lived in New York City for the past seven years and has performed at Birdland many times with The Louis Armstrong Eternity Band and vocalist, Cyrille Aimée.

For this show, he will present his own band, playing an eclectic set of his original compositions. His music covers a wide range of styles, drawing on his experiences from around the world and mixing influences from Sri Lanka, Australia and beyond.