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New York jazz bandleader Chuck Braman
Chuck Braman performing at Sweet Rhythm, West Village, NYC, 2008

Many incredible bands, one seasoned bandleader

My name is Chuck Braman. I’ve been a jazz drummer/bandleader in New York City for over three decades. My passion is playing great music with great musicians. My forte is developing great bands with unique personnels, repertoires and styles. My sidemen are world-class artists who regularly perform at New York’s top jazz venues, such as Smalls, Blue Note, Birdland, The Village Vanguard, and Jazz at Lincoln Center.

Learn more about me

… or better yet, watch my videos below to find the jazz group that is perfect for you.

Watch videos of my three jazz trios

Piano Trio “Sonora”
Guitar Trio “Sing Song”
Vibraphone Trio “Luz Do Sol”

Watch videos of my five jazz quartets & quintets

Vibraphone Quintet “Say It Isn’t So”
Trumpet-Saxophone Quintet “Love Walked In”

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Flute Quartet “Con Alma”
Guitar Quartet “Nice ’n Easy”
Saxophone Quartet 1 “I Love You”

Watch videos of my five jazz vocalists

Vocal Quartet 3 “Stompin‘ At The Savoy”
Vocal Quartet 1 “I Can't Give You Anything But Love”
Vocal Quartet 2 “Embraceable You”
Vocal Trio 1 “Nice Work If You Can Get It”
Vocal Trio 3 “What A Wonderful World”
See all 74 videos of all my jazz bands
Jazz drummer's view from the stage at The Grand Ballroom.
The view from my drum stool preparing to perform for a corporate event at The Grand Ballroom in the Plaza Hotel

Why choose us?

We are the only resource on the Internet where you’ll find:

Jazz trio performing for corporate event at the Rainbow Room,  Rockefeller Center
My jazz trio performing for a private party at The Rainbow Room in Rockefeller Center

Eighty-eight five-star reviews

To date, we have garnered 86 reviews on Google, Yelp, The Better Business Bureau, The Knot, Wedding Wire, LinkedIn, and Facebook. They are all 5-star (verified by the screenshots below, or by visiting these sites directly.)

Better Business Bureau five-star rating
56 Five-Star Google Reviews7 five-star Yelp ReviewsThe Knot five-star ratingWedding Wire five-star rating
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Jazz trumpeter and saxophonist, City Winery, New York, NY.
On stage with my jazz quintet at the start of a performance for a corporate event in City Winery

Hired by these past and present clients

Jazz trio performing a concert at Bryant Park, NYC
My jazz trio performing a summer concert at Bryant Park

My bands have performed for:

Summer Concert Series for Brooklyn Botanical Garden (4 seasons/concerts), The Jazz Forum, Live at the Gantries, Sunset on the Hudson (6 seasons/about 20 concerts), Vornado Realty (about 12 seasons/16 concerts), Dag Hammersjold Plaza (about 30 seasons/120 concerts), Cool Music for Warm Summer Days (about 10 seasons/concerts), Harlem Meer Performance Festival, Summer in the Square, Brooklyn Arts Council, Grand Central Partnership (about 8 seasons/concerts), Woodside On The Move (about 10 seasons/concerts), Staten Island Family Events Inc. (about 10 seasons/concerts), Music On Chelsea Piers (1 season, several concerts), Music on the Stuyvesant Town Oval.

Weddings and Corporate Events at The Rainbow Room, The Grand Ballroom at The Plaza Hotel, The Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, The Central Park Boathouse, The Central Park Zoo, Cipriani 42nd Street & Wall Street, Harold Pratt Mansion, The Hudson Theater, The Lighthouse, The Lotus Club, New York Botanical Gardens, New York Public Library, The River Café, Sofitel New York, The Vanderbilt Mansion, The Water's Edge Restaurant, The New York Stock Exchange (and many more).

Restaurants including Hillstone Restaurant (8 years), The Rink Bar (Rockefeller Center), Hotel Hugo, Blue Fin, Blue Water Grille, The Modern (Museum of Modern Art), The Broadway Lounge at the Marriott Marquis (and many more).

See photos and descriptions of our past performances
A jazz trio performing for a corporate pop-up event in New York City.
My jazz trio performing for the Kinder Bueno Sweeteasy Pop-up Event

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My jazz trio performing for a cocktail party at The Core Club

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