I am professional and experienced musician who expresses music thru my fun and loving perception of life. I play a wide variety of styles like Haitian Drumming, Funk, World, Afrobeat, Easy listening, EDM, Lo fi, Cinematic and more. My skills will help your music sound more unique, groovier and happier. I will deliver what you envision :)
Hi my name is Jeff Pierre and Im a Professional Haitian Drummer, Producer, Singer and Percussionist in general.
I've been working in my field for 25 years+ and the music I create is groovy, uplifting, positive, spiritual and different. My music has been on films like (the day shall come), documentaries (Give me the Beat, currently filming to be on Netflix) and several records.
I am originally from Haiti and that is where I started my music journey. Im super easy to work with because I love what I do and I make sure that you are happy and satisfied with your expectations.
Im ready and excited to meet & work with you :)
Have a great day!
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Interview with Jeff Pierre
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I worked on the project called "gimme that beat' that's coming out on Netflix and Im proud of it because it is unique and needed. It's a documentary talks about and shows the different drums around the world and I had the pleasure to represent Haiti!
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Im working on my 3rd album!
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: I don't know anyone that I am aware of at the moment
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital because that's what I've been using and it is getting better and better
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I'll make sure to give them my best and I know that they will be happy :)
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: It is fun, therapeutic, Meditative, creative and freeing
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: could I add some drums on this? Yes
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: The work looking easier than it is
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: I usually ask about time frame to make sure I return the work on time and I ask them what they're looking for in the song.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: to be assured that they will be happy once I provide the work
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: I'll bring the laptop, a Haitian Drum, camera, mixing headphones and a mic
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I grew up in a musical family and I always wanted to be like the drummers. I've been in music for 26 years
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: My style is unique and fun. I mix Haitian music with the drums and do a fusion of all the styles of music that I love.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: I have several artists in mind but to keep it short I'll say Oliver Heldens because of his fun vibe thru his music.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Let your creativity guide you and Keep growing by learning as often as possible
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: I usually work on world music, Dance music, soundtracks, Funk, compas and traditional Haitian music
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: My creativity, my ability to bring in the new, my arrangement skill and my ear
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring grooviness, beauty and fun to a song
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I love letting the music flow. I usually get inspiring ideas while I'm doing other stuff like walking, singing in the shower, being in nature, watching a great movie. Anything that is from the heart inspires me. When I get these ideas I beatbox them into my phone and built the song later in the studio. When Im writing and producing music I just let the creative energy flow and it is always easy to get beautiful melodies <3
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I Have my Mac, few dynamic and condenser mics, 2 monitors, 1 sub and a lot of plants!
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Fkj, Masego, Oliver Heldens, Diplo, Tekno, Saib, Kaytranada, Szymon, Slenderbodies, Franc moody, Parcels, Juls and many more! I can keep going, the list would be too long lol. Basically I love producers and Musicians that love doing new things or that are unique. I love people who bring the magical vibes in their music.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I mostly record percussions and produce a wide variety of music