February 3rd, 2020 10pm Stage 1
Celebrating Rockwood Music Hall’s 15-Year Anniversary!
To date, drummer Aaron Comess, a founding member of the Grammy nominated, ten million plus album selling band Spin Doctors, has played on, written on and/or produced over two hundred albums with an acclaimed and diverse roster of artists such as, Joan Osborne, Bilal, Rachael Yamagata, New York Electric Piano, Isaac Hayes, James Maddock, Marc Cohn and Chris Whitley to name a few.
He has released three recording of original instrumental songs as a leader. Catskills Cry ,Beautiful Mistake and Blues for Use are collections of organic melodic songs with plenty of room for a conversation between the musicians. It reflects Comess’ diversity and talent as a performer and his open and forward thinking approach to playing and composing music. He recently released the straight ahead jazz record " the aaron comess quintet "
He has performed live and on televisions with some of music’s biggest artists including Joan Osborne, Natasha Bedingfield, Edie Brikell, André Bocelli, David Foster, Aaron Neville, German superstar Marius Westernhagen and Spin Doctors.