Dion Parson

Dion Parson

Dion Parson is one of New York’s finest, Grammy Award Winning, drummers. Born June 11, 1967, St. Thomas USVI, Dion’s musical foundation ranges from classical, reggae, calypso, jazz, African, and pop music. Dion’s first musical instrument was the trombone, but at the age of 15 he began playi...

21st Century Band

21st Century Band

In 21st Century Band, Grammy® award-winning drummer and composer Dion Parson has put together a powerhouse ensemble. Comprised of seven of the world’s finest musicians, the band features a fresh innovative sound that boasts a superb mix of US Virgin Islands traditions such as Quelbe, and other...

Mentoring Through the Arts of Music

Mentoring Through the Arts of Music

Dion Parson presents the music education program ‘Mentoring Through the Arts of Music’, created and directed by Dion Parson and sponsored by the VILottery. Knowing that “it takes a village to raise a child”, Dion Parson and the VI-Lottery decided that it was time to put their ener...

Dion Parson and Steve Turre

Dion Parson and Steve Turre

1999 was the year I met Steve Turre when I played with the Carnegie Hall Big Band. Since then, I have enjoyed performing, recording and traveling with him to places all over the world, like: Greece, Russia, Italy, France, England, Mexico and the United States.

Dion Parson and Teaching

Dion Parson and Teaching

" As a student of Jazz Music I was always fortunate to have great teachers who not only taught me music, but also taught me life. Their goal was to teach me so I could teach myself and that’s what I did. Through the years I went from student to professional and now to teacher............

Dion Parson and Jon Faddis

Dion Parson and Jon Faddis

I first met Jon Faddis in New York City in 1994 and since then I have had the great pleasure of performing with him. Jon has allowed me to develop, not only as a drummer, but also as a musician. His support is never ending as well as his quest to experience new Sounds and Rhythms.

Contact

Management and booking

United Jazz International, LLC
Email: info@unitedjazz.com
Office: +1 212 222 4070


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Latest News

 

April 2014 Newsletter

To check out what new projects Dion is working on this month, click here.

 
Newsletter October 2013

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