Jazz Poet
story teller

High Wire performance artist of the Spoken Word.” the Aquarian.

One of the finest performers of Jazz improvisation stories and poetry. He has performed on five continents on tour in Europe, New Zealand, Australia, Asia, and England. As a soloist and with the Jazz Beat Blues Poetry Ensemble

Magnet Theater in NY “Namaya held the audience spell-bound.”

Australian Center of Arts “Wonderful engaging stories.” One of the hippest imaginative poets w improvisational performance.

Dr. Bebop. Nuyorican Cafe in NYC, “We loved Namaya and the JazzBeats.”

Cafe Teatret Copenhagen, “Fabulous show with Namaya and the Jazz Beats!”


Performance & Recordings


Stories, music from the book Celebrate Life

Vermont My Home

Is a love song for the Green Mountain State, celebrating the people, place, magic, and serenity of Vermont.

Green Mountain Radio Hour

from Namaya the Jazz Poet & Story Teller

Jazz Poetry Stories

from Namaya the Jazz Poet & the Jazz Beat Blues Poetry Ensemble

On the Island of Binga Bonga & Other Children’s stories

It is the story of the Children of Binga Bonga who came together and found a peaceful way to prevent war.

Vietnam Generation

Stories and Music from a Veteran

Request a Booking!

Invite Namaya, the Jazz Poet, to your venue or next event.