Improvisation and joy are the cornerstones of Tony's style.
Tony studied Classical Cuban piano at the Ignacio Cervantes Conservatory in Habana, Cuba. Afterward, Tony turned to study the rhythms of jazz.
For over a decade, Tony has developed a jazz performance rich with influence of traditional Cuban rhythms.
Tony has taken his performances around the world in countries such as: Albania, Germany, Argentina, Belgium, Chile, Denmark, Spain, France, Holland, England, Norway, Portugal, Sweden, and Russia.
Hanson Lee, influenced by the jazz and gospel music of New York, brings life through his conga performance. Since emigrating from China, Hanson has soaked up all of the multicultural experiences that America has to offer.
Social justice is an integral part of Hanson's regimen.
As described by Archbishop Franzo Wayne King of the Coltrane Church:
"He is a selfless individual and understands intersections of cultures and the importance of raising conciousness."
Josh fuzes his knowledge of contemporary musics to keep the groove fresh and clean. He has developed a wide repertoire giving him a reputation of being a musical chameleon.
He was raised in the Cleveland, Ohio amongst the jazz scene and studied drum set under Bill Ransom.
Josh strives to support the Bay Area community by creating more economically equitable conditions. Aside from his percussion performance, he works on open source software.