Josh Ziemann is a freelance percussionist, pianist, music director, educator, and composer in the Boston area. His eclectic set of influences and musical experiences has led to an extremely variegated performing life. He works with groups of all flavors, particularly in the arenas of jazz, free improvisation, contemporary music, electronic, and modern dance. He works regularly in the Boston musical theater scene as a pit musician, accompanist, conductor, and music director, on productions ranging from standard Broadway fare to the experimental and avant garde. His other interests include writing and the visual arts.