The Band

Nathan Graham (Piano)Nathan is currently studying at Emerson College in their program for Visual and Media Arts. He has been with Ivory Jazz for three years and has played piano for fifteen years. Along with playing piano, Nathan’s hobbies include watching movies, taking photos, and hiking. Nathan hopes to one day integrate all of his previous musical knowledge into a film, whether it be composing or supervising. Nathan finds that it is always a privilege to play with the other musicians of Ivory Jazz and always looks forward to their next performance together.

 

 

Joey Guidi (Drums) – Joey has been playing percussion since he was four years old, specializing and taking a particular interest in drum set. Throughout high school, he performed in every musical ensemble available to him, including percussion ensemble, marching band, and multiple jazz bands (including “The Moonglowers”, in which he played alongside fellow Ivory Jazz members, Ryan Radice and Jake Brown, when the band won the title of Best High School Jazz Band in NJ.) Joey now attends University of Vermont where he continues to pursue his interest in music composition and performance.

 

 

 

 

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Jake Brown (Guitar) – Jake has been playing guitar since he was 13. He has been a key member of several pit orchestras and state champion ensembles, including the current state champions of the New Jersey State Jazz Band Competition, the Moonglowers. His musical repertoire includes rock, fusion, and jazz. Jake also provides instruction for the guitar.

 

 

 

Ryan Radice (Bass) – Ryan has been playing the bass since he was 10 years old, and has been playing music even longer. The definition of a multi-instrumentalist, he is accomplished on more than 9 different instruments. His musical range spans from jazz to classical to country, and everything in between. He is also a former member of the state champion Moonglowers. In his free time he also serves as a private bass instructor.