Since 1991, percussionist Jamey Haddad has performed in the working bands of Dave Liebman, Joe Lovano, Alan Farnham, The Paul Winter Consort, Carly Simon and Betty Buckley. Most recently Haddad performed for a duet concert with long-time musical associate, saxophonist Joe Lovano, followed by a trip to the Mideast with oud player and violinist Simon Shaheen. In 1992, Haddad was invited by composer Richard Horowitz and the Moroccan government to help develop and perform compositions with Berber and Ganawan groups for a performance at the 1992 World’s Fair in Spain.
Haddad is the recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship and four NEA Fellowships. In demand for his seminars, he has developed popular courses in world music and teaches at Berklee College of Music and the New School in New York.
In the jazz and contemporary music scene Haddad has appeared on over 75 recordings. In addition, he has hundreds of performance credits as leader and sideman world wide.