one man world music showcase
Scott Jeffers has performed at many festivals throughout the USA, Canada, Turkey and the UK; captivating audiences with a unique approach to the one man band concept. Fusing different styles of world music using exotic instruments as well as a stompbox invention with Moroccan Karkaba castanets on a hinge system to provide a heavy downbeat Groove.
Captivating sound of violin, oud, Middle Eastern percussion along with ethnic instruments collected during Scott Jeffers’ journeys dominate the concerts. The compositions range from fiery through playful songs to tragic heart-wrenching ballads inspired while traveling on the treks across the harsh deserts of Jordan and Egypt and across the contrasting landscape of the Emerald Isle, on the sand dunes of Morocco, at the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, in birdsong filled forests of Transylvania, in the rain forests of Malaysia; and touring the ancient amphitheaters in Turkey.
Scott Jeffers has performed on stage or on recording with such national artist as Ken Mary – Drums (Alice Cooper, House of Lords) David Ellefson – bass (Megadeth), Phil Bardowell (the Beach Boys, Peter Criss), Debbie Sledge ( Sister Sledge), Brian Stewart (Robert Plant, Hall & Oates, Poe).
Scott Jeffers has released 9 CDs since 2010 and is receiving regular airplay on 4 US stations; his song “Pirate Girl” has become the most-played song on Pirate Rum Radio out of New York. Scott Jeffers is the speaking and singing voice of evil giant Lord Fe in the animated feature movie Jake and the Giants. Scott has also lent his vocal talents to the animated film 2 Pennies as characters Native American Little Bear and Russian strongman Ivan.
As well as a solo performer Scott is also leader of the Innovative World Fusion International touring band Traveler.
Scott Jeffers Solo Concerts
|Northglenn Pirate Fest – Northglenn, CO, Sep 14 & 15.||Penzance Pirates on the Prom – Penzance, Cornwall, UK, Aug 27.||Las Noches Luminarias Festival – Phoenix, AZ, Nov – Dec|
|Longs Peak Scottish~Irish Highland Festival – Estes Park, CO, Sep 7, 8 & 9||Caernarfon Pirate Festival – Gŵyl môr-leidr Caernarfon, Wales, Aug 12-13||Shoreham River Festival – Shoreham, UK, Aug 27|
|Glenmorangie Scottish Highland Games – Phoenix, AZ, Mar 3 & 4||Matlock Bath Pirate Mutiny – Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, UK, Aug 4-6||Animal Aid Benefit Concert – Koca Çalış, Turkey, Jul 2|
|Arab American Festival – Phoenix, AZ, Apr 21 & 22||World Music Summer Celebration – The Duke of Wellington – Shoreham, UK, Jul 22Hastings||The Duke of Wellington – Shoreham by the Sea, UK, Jun 12|
|Pirate Day –
Hastings Old Town, East Sussex, UK, July 16
|International World Music Festival – Fethiye, Turkey, May 12-15|
|Shipwreck Isle –
Ryde, Isle of Wight, UK, Jul 2
| Kaya Fest –
Kayaköy, Turkey, May 13
|Conwy Pirate Weekend –
Conwy Wales, May 27, 28, 29
|The ARK Newhaven – Newhaven, UK, Apr 30|
|Sedona Beltane Festival –
Sedona, AZ, Apr 28
|AZ Pirate Fest – Phoenix, AZ, Apr 17|