Rajiv Jayaweera

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Rajiv Jayaweera Draws From Sri Lankan Heritage on Debut Album, Pistils

It’s atypical for a drummer-led debut to open with a contemplative, rubato tune shaded by hushed, minimal brushwork. But jazz drummer/composer Rajiv Jayaweera favors attention to sound and ensemble voice over bluster. On Pistils (Outside in Music), Jayaweera’s superb touch…

Modern Drummer
Oct 23, 2020