Shepherdstown, WV United States of America
BAND: The Woodshedders // Ginada Piñata // Randy Thompson Band // The J.S. Trio
STICK SIZE: 7a
Jesse Shultzaberger has been a professional musician for 25 years and played with numerous bands and artists including The Woodshedders (roots, americana, hot jazz), Ginada Pinata (funk, fusion, jam), Kelly Carmichael (rock, blues), Deep Swell (rock with Clutch guitarist Tim Sult), The Randy Thompson Band (country, roots, american) and his own jazz group The J.S. Trio. Jesse has appeared on over 30 albums and has performed thousands of live shows. Notable performances have included The Kennedy Center Millennium Stage, U.S. State Department 4th of July celebration hosted by Senator John Kerry, Tamarac Performing Arts Center, Schleusinger Country Festival (Germany), Kingman Island Bluegrass Festival, Redwing Music Fest, Watermelon Park Fest, and Jibberjazz Fest. His bands have supported national acts including Clutch, Kung Fu, Jazz is Phish, Larry Keel Experience, David Allan Coe, Montgomery Gentry, The Seldom Scene, BoDeans, Freekbass, C.J. Chenier, The Fishtank Ensemble and more. 2022 will find him on a European tour with The Randy Thompson Band.
In addition to being a touring drummer he is a drum teacher and author of the drum method book “Foundations of Drumming”. Jesse a member of the Sabian Education Network and The Virginia Folklife Train Program and has studied with acclaimed drummers Stanton Moore, Matt Wilson and Ronnie Shaw.
Jesse is available for tours, sub-work, studio sessions, lessons and remote tracking. Find out more and contact him at www.jesseshultzaberger.com.
WHY DO YOU PLAY COLLISION?
I play the Collision 7A drumsticks. The thing that has really impressed me about these sticks is their durability. They have excellent feel and balance, great stick definition and Collision has provided outstanding customer service.