Dan Kurfirst is an NYC based percussionist, composer and improviser. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, his music is a product of his good fortune to have been brought up amongst people of all different cultures and master practitioners of varying musical styles.  Read More

In Performance

  • at Parkside Plaza

    Lateef Beats Fima Chupakhin – Keys John Merrit – Bass Dan Kurfirst – Drums

  • at e29th St between Beverly and Tilden

    Tatev Yeghiazaryan – Voice, Keys, Compositions Campbel Charshee – Keys/Synth Adrian Mori...

  • at Barbes

    Trina Basu/Arun Ramamurthy – Violins/Composition Dan Kurfirst – Percussion **LIMITED IN-...

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obviously, there are no singular favorites or best.

with that in mind, Ronald Shannon Jackson is my favorite drummer, and my favorite composer/band-leader.

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AQ Quartet feat. Dan Kurfirst & Elvira Sarykhalil on Hromadske TV, Kiev

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