Debut Album “Pomponio” Makes JazzWeek’s Top 50 Chart For 8 Weeks and Top 100 for 26 Weeks and Counting
*jazzweek_2016.01.25_Most Added week 1, *jazzweek_2016.02.01_Chartbound week 2, *jazzweek_2016.02.08_Chartbound week 3, *jazzweek_2016.02.15_#46 week 4, *jazzweek_2016.02.22_#38 week 5, *jazzweek_2016.02.29_#39 week 6, *jazzweek_2016.03.07_#45 week 7, *jazzweek_2016.04.11_#48 week 8, *26 weeks later “Pomponio” still on the Top 100 jazzweek chart for 2016.
Jazz drummer Jemal Ramirez back on the beat, and you should be glad_By Andrew Gilbert for San Jose Mercury News
School Teacher/Drummer Jemal Ramirez Knocks it Out of the Park on ‘Pomponio’ Debut [REVIEW] By Mike Greenblatt
Out of San Jose, California comes this teacher of 200 public school students whose self-proclaimed mission in life is to promote instrumental music within the lives of people of all ages. To that end, consider this a wholehearted endorsement of Pomponio (First Orbit Sounds Music), the debut recording by drummer and educator Jemal Ramirez. It […]
Jemal Ramirez “Pomponio” Reviewed by Scott Yanow
Jemal Ramirez Pomponio First Orbit Sounds Music 262 Drummer Jemal Ramirez has long loved the music of the classic Blue Note label and hard bop in general. On Pomponio, his first solo album, he leads a septet that, with its trumpet-sax frontline, is sometimes a bit reminiscent of Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers. However its repertoire […]
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I have been looking forward to sharing this album with the world of people who love great music that will get your people singing along, tapping their toes and maybe even dancing! Get your copy at any of the following sites: Get Digital Downloads of Pomponio on iTunes Get a CD Physical Copy or MP3 […]