Joanie Ferguson

Dance Musician

Biography

Joanie Ferguson is a drummer, percussionist, and composer. She is currently in her 11th year as an improvisational composer and accompanist for the dance programs at both Emory University and Agnes Scott College. Ferguson is also a dance accompanist for the renowned American Dance Festival at Duke University in Durham, NC and accompanies classes for the American College Dance Association. Ferguson has an extensive background as a touring musician and has shared the stage with many notable musicians, including Sister Hazel, Madeski, Martin & Wood, Drivin’ N’ Cryin’, Better Than Ezra, Spin Doctors, Atlanta Rhythm Section, Mother’s Finest, Toto, Doobie Brothers and Blue Oyster Cult, to name a few. Her experimental music with soundscape artist Interstellar Tones can be found on Trichome Records and SoundCloud.