Eric Vaughn

 

                 

Eric Vaughn



Occupation Jazz Drummer, Curator
Curator A Tribute To, NAKED JAZZ presents, Jazz, Jam & Food,
Vocal Jazz, Jam & Cakes
Born in
Savannah, Georgia, USA
Has lived in
Savannah, Atlanta, Berlin

Short Biography


Eric Vaughn was raised in Savannah, Georgia. In 1990, he moved to Atlanta. Quickly establishing himself as a drummer and band leader, he begin to develop his concept of 'Naked Jazz'. Five years later, he became the Director of the Atlanta Jazz Festival, and one year later he recorded his first CD. Vaughn visited Berlin for the first time in 2008, and has been living in the city since 2010, where he continues to develop 'Naked Jazz'.

Vaughn has worked with many musicians over the years, such as James Moody, Cedar Walton, Freddy Cole, Reginald Veal, Cyrus Chestnut, Russel Malone, Wycliff Gordon, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Nicolas Payton, Maurice Brown, Victor Goines, Ben Tucker Trio, Johnny O`Neal Trio, Pianist Joe Jones, Doug Carne, Freddy Hubbard, Audrey Shakir, Kelvin Sholar, Kofi Burbridge, Eddie Pizant, Teddy Adams Quintet, Life Force feat. Joe Jennings and John Fadis.