Drummer Jerry Granelli was created in SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA and initial got noticed being a musician while drumming in Vince Guaraldi’s and Denny Zeitlin’s trios. By the first ’60s, he was playing free of charge jazz aswell. Motivated by Tibetan Buddhism, Granelli transferred to Boulder, CO, in 1976 to start out a music section at Naropa Institute, where he was co-director until 1980 when he visited teach in a Seattle university. In the first ’80s, Granelli performed within a trio with Ralph Towner and Gary Peacock and he began documenting as a head, initial for the label ITM, and for Intuition. By 1987, he was directing the Jazz and Popular Music Section in a Canadian conservatory. The past due ’90s discovered Granelli continuing within the teaching custom as a teacher in Berlin.