Jacob Patrone

Jacob Patrone is a drummer out of the Hartford County area, currently studying at The New School for Jazz in Manhattan,  New York.  Previously, he attended the Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts, was the drummer in Connecticut’s All State Big Band, and whose teachers have included Jonathan Barber, Gene Bozzi, and Amir Ziv .  Throughout his studies, he has performed across the Northeast performing many styles, from straight ahead jazz to hard bop, to hip hop and to funk.  Jacob looks to draw from all of his influences to cultivate his unique style and infuse a modern sound into a classic tradition.