Atticus Reynolds

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Atticus Reynolds is a drummer, composer, and educator, hailing from Chapel Hill, North Carolina and currently living in Los Angeles, California. He received his Bachelors of Music degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he was a Kenan Music Scholar. Atticus has worked at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City and studied with renowned artists, including Kenny Washington and Joe Farnsworth in New York, and received extensive classical snare drum and Latin percussion training with composer-performer, Dr. Juan Alamo. In 2017, he was selected to participate in the Banff International Workshop in Jazz and Creative Music in Canada, directed by Vijay Iyer. His research and musical interests are particularly focused on Afro-Latin religious music as well as contemporary composition in concert and improvised settings. Atticus has spent extensive time in Puerto Rico studying folkloric Afro-Puerto Rican music as well as Batá drumming in the Lucumí tradition in North Carolina and California.