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Gary Rissmiller

Drums

Background
Jazz drummer Gary Rissmiller, a native of Bethlehem PA, has been playing drums for over 25 years. He has studied with Joe Morello and has performed with such jazz greats such as Phil Woods, Eric Kloss, Tom Harrell, Randy Brecker, Don Paterson, Tim Hagins, Brian Lynch, Dave Liebman, Vic Juris, Bob Dorough, Urbie Green, Chris Potter, George Young and Gary King. He has also opened for Lionel Hampton, Cab Calloway, Joe Henderson, and Spyro Gyra. His first record with June Thomas is titled, "In Time," which features unique versions of timeless standards.