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Jazz Musician of the Day: Peter Erskine

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All About Jazz is celebrating Peter Erskine's birthday today!

Peter Erskine - drums Peter Erskine began playing the drums at the age of four, and has now been at the forefront of world-class jazz ensembles for thirty years. His first major professional work was with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, which he joined in 1972. After a three year stint with Kenton and a two year stay with Maynard Ferguson, he joined Weather Report in 1978... Read more.

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