Brian Blade

Aaron Parks Christian Scott Kurt Rosenwinkel Roy Hargrove

Brian Blade (born 1970 in Shreveport, Louisiana) is an American jazz drummer and composer. Brian made his first appearances as a sideman with pianist Brad Mehldau, Joshua Redman, Kenny Garrett, and continued to work as a sideman with other musicians commonly known as "young lions." As a leader, he has released three albums - Fellowship, Perceptual, and most recently, Season of Changes, his Verve Music Group debut. Season of Changes has received rave reviews and continues to grow in popularity. Read more on

Brian Blade & Brian Blade Fellowship
Body and Shadow
Album (2017)
Danilo Pérez, John Patitucci, Brian Blade
Children of the Light
Album (2015)
Wolfgang Muthspiel, Larry Grenadier, Brian Blade
Album (2014)
Brian Blade and Brian Blade Fellowship
Album (2014)
Brian Blade
Mama Rosa
Album (2009)
Wolfgang Muthspiel & Brian Blade
Friendly Travelers
Album (2006)
北川潔, Kenny Barron, Brian Blade
Album (2005)
Wolfgang Muthspiel, Marc Johnson, Brian Blade
Air, Love & Vitamins
Album (2004)
北川潔, Kenny Barron, Brian Blade
Album (2004)
Charlie Haden with Michael Brecker feat. Brad Mehldau and Brian Blade
American Dreams
Album (2002)