Jamie Janover is recognized as atrue innovator. His considerable creative output includes: being a master ofthe ancient percussion stringed instrument called the hammered dulcimer,inventing and performing on an instrument he calls the "mini-kit" (aminiature amplified drum kit), playing pyrocussion (fire drums) and creatingthe RealmsMobile (a recumbent tricycle with the mini-kit attached, enabling himto ride and play drums simultaneously).
By combining recent innovations inmodern technology with the wisdom of ancient instruments, Janover achieves abalance between the electronic and the acoustic to create a unified field:music reflective of the nature of modern times.
For many years Janover hasmaintained a rigorous international touring schedule with several actsincluding: PRAANG(w/ EOTO & Steve Kimock), ZILLA(w/ Michael Travis from SCI and VibeSquaD), LYNX & Janover and the Everyone Orchestra (w/ a revolvinglineup). Jamie is also a veteran of hundreds of collaborations and guestappearances, having performed on stage with artists including Phish, BelaFleck, The String Cheese Incident, G. Love & Special Sauce, Umphrey’sMcGee, Keller Williams, Beats Antique, Stanley Jordan and many others. In thepast 2 years alone Janover has performed at over 50 festivals in countries as diverseas Japan, New Zealand, Portugal, Australia, Indonesia, Canada & the USA.Janover is currently touring solo,performing electro-acoustic live PA set style shows using his unique live rigwhich includes hammered dulcimer, laptop computer, mini-kit, sampler, sitar,electric kalimba, midi controllers and percussion.
When not playing music, you canfind Janover connecting dots around the world in his extensive travels andcollaborations in multiple creative realms including creating stunning imagesas a professional photographer and making sculpture works using naturalfound objects. Janover’s life-long interest in the true nature of reality andthe universe brought him to become an official emissary for scientist NassimHaramein of the Resonance Project,delivering fascinating presentations on the physics of unified field theory.Jamie Janover also produces music events including an annual electronic music festivalin Colorado called SONIC BLOOM.