Danny Heifetz

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Danny Heifetz
Danny Heifetz, circa 1998
Background information
Birth name Daniel Mark Heifetz
Also known as I Quit, 26Valencia, AtlasFace, Back-It-Up Dan
Born 1964
New York, NY
Genres Experimental rock, country, jazz
Occupation(s) Musician, teacher
Instruments Drums, percussion, trumpet, piano, guitar
Years active 1981–present
Associated acts Mr. Bungle
Secret Chiefs 3
Barefoot Hockey Goalie
Virgil Shaw and The Killer Views
The Tango Saloon
The Fantastic Terrific Munkle
The Curse of Company

Danny Heifetz (born 1964 in New York City) is an American drummer. He teaches and plays the drums in Sydney, Australia. His teaching studio, 'ThePractice', is co-founded with New Zealand-born drummer James Cooper of The Slips and located in Sydney's Central Business District (CBD). He is primarily a drummer and percussionist, but also plays trumpet, as well as the guitar and piano. He is the grandson of the late violinist Jascha Heifetz.

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As of September, 2013, he lives back in Sydney, Australia (after spending 2011 in the US).

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