the Jungle Jazz Initiative

the Jungle Jazz Initiative

Since forming in 2005, The Jungle Jazz Initiative has been hosting festivals and performing throughout New Jersey and New York. The group has never been bound to one genre of music, they are a fusion of the improvisational sensibilities found in jazz but deliver the sound and dexterity frequently found in the many forms of electronic based music. Their palette of influences include Squarepusher, Duke Ellington, Pandit Samir Chatterjee, James Brown, Ornette Coleman, & The Grateful Dead. Aside from regular performances in New Jersey and New York,... more