Sherrie Maricle – Part 2

About Sherrie Maricle

In part 2 of our discussion with drummer Sherrie Maricle, she discusses her journey into teaching jazz, her teaching philosophy, and more.

She reflects on memorable performances, including playing at the Pori Jazz Festival in Europe, the Hollywood Bowl, and the Kennedy Center. The Diva Orchestra has collaborated with artists such as Nancy Wilson and toured with the Manhattan Transfer.

Sherrie encourages aspiring jazz musicians to create a unique voice, stressing the importance of individuality and originality in interpretation. She shares her experiences on international tours, including a State Department tour grant to Vietnam and performances in Israel.

Sherrie also discusses her admiration for Chiaroscuro recording artist Louie Bellson

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Chiaroscuro Director of Artistry & Repertoire George Graham produces and hosts The Chiaroscuro Podcast. Explore the works of other Chiaroscuro performers in our Artists Section. Check out other episodes of the Chiaroscuro Podcast here