Jeffrey Mosier – composer, performer, and cinematography

Composition for Drumset

*This video contains some sudden flashes of bright colors.Composition for Drumset alternates between unexpected/unpredictable rhythms, styles and sounds, and regular grooves or dance rhythms. Each section features improvisation within a framework of verbal instructions.The audio recording from Jeffrey’s 2018 live performance at Center for New Music in San Francisco, thanks to Riley Nicholson.

A native of San Diego, he grew up playing in punk rock and heavy metal bands. As a composer his Canto 34, a setting of Dante’s Inferno, was performed in Siena, Italy. He has performed with a wide variety of ensembles, and has studied abroad in Italy and France.