-----------------------------------------------------CONTACT INFORMATION--------------------------------------------------- / dion kerr / dionkeithkerriv@gmail.com / 561.573.7519. / miami, fl / musician + composer + arranger + producer

Dion Kerr is a multi-instrumentalist born and raised in Delray Beach who currently lives and works in Miami, FL. He has established an extensive body of work that features some of the most inventive and creative musicians of the time. His output spans across multiple genres with a constant emphasis on free improvisation while highlighting distinguishing features in his collaborators. Although his music strives toward new boundaries, there is an underlying sense of humility and honesty ever-present that lends itself to creating a unique but recognizable sound. He has toured and recorded all around the world as a backing artist and a leader to a variety of groups.


Has shared the stage/worked with Roy Hargrove, Jim Black, Martin Bejerano, Terrance Blanchard, Mark Ferber, Brian Lynch, Johnathan Joseph, Sammy Figueroa, Greg Gisbert, Colin Stranahan, Roman Filiu, Ludwig Afonso, Jean Caze, Troy Roberts, Dave Chiverton, Rashawn Ross, El Portal, Rachel Goodrich, Awesome New Republic, Jessica Tonder and many others.

12.11.2012

Upcoming Shows

April 15 Miami, FL @ The Corner w/Tiger's Milk CD Release 10:30-1:30pm
April 16 Miami, FL @ The Fish House w/David Leon Quartet 7:00-11:00pm
April 17 Miami, FL @ Gramps w/Jelly 9:00pm
April 18 Miami, FL @ SFC For Percussive Arts w/Tiger's Milk 7:30-9:00pm
April 19 Miami, FL @ Parasio Bay w/Tiger's Milk 6:30-7:15pm
April 19 Miami, FL @ Soya y Pomodoro 9:00pm-12:00am
April 22 Miami @ The Corner w/Brian Tate, Sam Yulsman 10:30-1:30am
April 23 Miami, FL @ The Fish House w/David Leon Quartet 7:00-11:00pm
April 24 Miami, FL @ Cafe Noir w/David Leon Quartet 9:00-12:00am
April 25 Miami, FL @ Space Mountain w/Sam Yulsman 9:00pm
April 26 Miami, FL @ WDNA w/Nick Tannura Trio 8:00-10:00pm
April 27 Miami, FL @ Recording w/David Leon Quartet
May 6 Miami, FL @ Lagniappe w/Nick Tannura Trio 8:30-11:30pm
May 8-10 @ Tour w/Ketchy Shuby
May 13 Miami, FL @ Lagniappe w/Nick Tannura Trio 8:30-11:30pm
June 10 Miami, FL @ Lagniappe w/Nick Tannura Trio 8:30-11:30pm
June 17 Miami, FL @ Lagniappe w/Nick Tannura Trio 8:30-11:30pm
June 24 Miami, FL @ Lagniappe w/Nick Tannura Trio 8:30-11:30pm
July 1 Miami, FL @ Lagniappe w/Nick Tannura Trio 8:30-11:30pm
July 8 Miami, FL @ Lagniappe w/Nick Tannura Trio 8:30-11:30pm
July 10-20 @ Tour w/Ketchy Shuby
July 22 Miami, FL @ Lagniappe w/Nick Tannura Trio 8:30-11:30pm
October 24 Montreal @ Upstairs Jazz Club w/Ariel Pocock
October 25 Quebec @ Quebec City Jazz Festival w/Ariel Pocock

12.01.2012

Featured Music

*DION KERR TRIO - NEW RELEASE OUT MAY 15*
 W / JEAN CAZE AND DAVE CHIVERTON
DION KERR - UPRIGHT BASS / COMPOSITIONS
PREVIEW HERE
PREVIEW HERE

DION KERR / SAM YULSMAN / STEVE PARDO / LUKE MOELLMAN -
DRIED OUT (2014)
DION KERR - DRUMS /  COMPOSITIONS
EL PORTAL - SLOW GRIND (2014)
DION KERR - DRUMS
DION KERR TRIO - SELF-PORTRAIT IN PALE BLUE (2013)
 W / JEAN CAZE AND DAVE CHIVERTON
DION KERR - UPRIGHT BASS / COMPOSITIONS

DISCOGRAPHY

RACHEL GOODRICH - BABY NOW WE'RE EVEN (2014)
DION KERR - DRUMS
PURCHASE HERE ON RACHEL GOODRICH
STEVE PARDO / RAINER DAVIES / DION KERR - ALLIGATOR SKIN (2013)
DION KERR - DRUMS / PIANO / COMPOSITIONS
PURCHASE HERE ON ITUNES
DION KERR - NEW HOPE (2013)
DION KERR- UPRIGHT BASS / COMPOSITIONS
PURCHASE HERE ON BANDCAMP
DION KERR - VIPER VISIONS (2013)
DION KERR - GUITAR / TAPE MACHINE / COMPOSITIONS
PURCHASE HERE ON BANDCAMP
DION KERR - SOLO PIANO (2013)
DION KERR - PIANO / COMPOSITIONS
PURCHASE HERE ON BANDCAMP
DION KERR - CHUBASCO (2013)
DION KERR- GUITAR / COMPOSITIONS
DION KERR - ESTHER (2013)
DION KERR - GUITAR / PIANO / DRUMS / TAPE MACHINE / COMPOSITIONS
NOLAN LEM / RAINER DAVIES / DION KERR - EARTH II (2013)
DION KER - DRUMS / COMPOSTIONS
PURCHASE HERE ON BANDCAMP
JELLY - CHILLIANDO (2013)
DION KERR - GUITAR / BASS / DRUMS / VOCALS / COMPOSITIONS
JELLY - SINGLES (2013)
DION KERR - GUITAR / BASS / DRUMS / VOCALS / COMPOSITIONS
PURCHASE HERE ON ITUNES
NICK TANNURA TRIO (2013)
DION KERR - UPRIGHT BASS
PURCHASE HERE ON CDBABY
TIGER'S MILK (2013)
DION KERR - UPRIGHT BASS 
JESSE JACKSON - SELF TITLED (2012)
DION KERR - UPRIGHT BASS
El PORTAL - NEW TROPHY (2011)
DION KERR - DRUMS

11.09.2011

4.24.2010

Reviews


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