DOMi & JD Beck are a duo collaboration between keyboardist Domi Louna (FR) and drummer JD Beck (USA). Their sound is a future-sonic meeting of jazz, hip-hop breakbeats, luscious synth harms, and up-tempo virtuosity. The duo have become one of the internet’s viral addictions, attracting interest from people all over the world.
The duo first met at NAMM 2018 where “we started playing right away because of the insane musical connection that was born that day”, says DOMi. JD Beck is a 17 year old drummer and producer from Dallas who began his drum career at age 8 and started producing at age 12. He is sponsored by Vic Firth, Zildjian and Ludwig. DOMi is the youngest woman sponsored by the world’s top keyboard innovators Nord, Yamaha, Dave Smith and Spectrasonics. Domi graduated from Berklee College of Music under a full Presidential Scholarship in 2020.
DOMi & JD have performed with Thundercat, Andreson .Paak, Eric Andre, Jon Bap, MonoNeon, Louis Cole and many others. Their virtuosic live show has been seen at Newport Jazz Festival, Brixton Academy opening for Cinematic Orchestra, Blue Note NYC presented by Robert Glasper featuring MonoNeon to The Root’s Annual Picnic. Celebrated as one of the most exciting young forces to the future-sonic-jazz movement, DOMi & JD Beck are soon to release their first debut album in 2020.
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