Jared Ribble | DMHO

jared-ribble01 Jared Ribble was born in Neenah, Wisconsin. It was growing up in this small paper industry town that God cultivated in young Jared a desire to play drums. His parents graciously bought him his first drum set when he was nine years old, and helped him get weekly private lessons that he continued through high school graduation.Jared went on to attend Belmont University in Nashville, TN and graduated in May of 2001. Here he studied Commercial Music-Percussion Performance, with private instructors Todd London (master percussionist), and world-renowned drummer, Chester Thompson (Genesis, Phil Collins). It was at Belmont that Jared met and played with Denver Bierman, lead singer and founder of Denver and the Mile High Orchestra. Jared joined the group in August of 2000.Residing in Nashville, TN, Jared is touring and recording with the band, Denver and the Mile High Orchestra. With them, Jared has performed on six of the group’s albums and tours. He was also the drummer for their Live at Long Hollow DVD released in 2006 and their Winter Wonderland CD/DVD released in 2007. With Denver and the Mile High Orchestra, Jared has performed all around the world including performances at the 2002 Winter Olympics and 2004 Summer Olympics
 
In addition to touring and recording with Denver & the Mile High Orchestra, Jared has also been the television house band drummer for the Gospel Music Awards (Dove Awards), gospel music’s talent search show Gifted, hosted by Backstreet Boy’s Brian Littrel, and TBN’s The Dino Show.  Ribble has also performed as the house band drummer for Casting Crowns Christmas tour, and the Presidential Prayer Team Tour. At the end of 2007, Jared performed weekly on the hit television show on Fox entitled Next Great American Band with such bands as Denver & the Mile High Orchestra and The Clark Brothers (Sons of Sylvia).Not only is Jared a competent drummer, but he also excels in business.  For five years Jared was VP-Operations for the independent record label, Reel Loud Records, and currently is co-owner of ADVANTAGE MUSIC PRODUCTION, a company that seeks out and helps produce recordings for new and talented artists.
 
Jared has performed on stage or in the studio with the following artists (selected list):
    • Andrae Crouch – Oscar Nominated, Grammy and Dove Award winner
    • Andy Childs – Lead singer for Sixwire
    • Avalon – American Music and Dove Award winning group
    • Backstreet Boy’s Brian Littrell – Grammy and Dove Award winner
    • Deanna Johnston – Finalist Rockstar: INXS TV show
    • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra – Finalist Next Great American Band TV Show
    • Sons of Sylvia (The Clark Brothers) – Winner Next Great American Band TV Show
    • Jay Moss – Dove Award winner
    • Jimmy Fedd
    • Jonathan Pierce – lead role in Joseph and the Technicolor Dream Coat, Dove Award Nominated
    • John Schlitt – Grammy and Dove Award winner
    • Keith Cooper
    • Mandisa – 2006 American Idol finalist, Grammy & Dove Award Nominated
    • Mark Hall – Lead singer for Grammy award winning group Casting Crowns
    • Marty Magehee – Grammy nominated, Dove Award winner with the group 4Him
    • Melinda Doolittle – 2007 American Idol finalist
    • Michael English – Dove Award winner
    • Natalie Grant – Dove Award winner
    • Phil Driscoll – Grammy and Dove Award winner
    • Rick Cua
    • Tonex – Dove Award winner
    • Jaimee Paul – #1 iTunes selling jazz artist
Clinic Tours
  • 2007 Clinic Tour:  7 stops throughout Wisconsin, New York, and New Jersey
  • 2005 Clinic Tour:  4 stops throughout Colorado, North Carolina, and Wisconsin
  • 2003 Clinic Tour:  4 stops throughout Delaware, Wisconsin, and Maryland
Tours
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Timeless Christmas Tour – 2009
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Live Your Love Tour – 2009
  • Casting Crowns: Christmas Celebration – 2008
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra:  Live It Up Tour – 2006-2007
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra:  Good to Go Tour – 2004-05
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra:  Timeless Christmas Tour – 2004, 2005, 2006
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra:   European Tour – 2004
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: A Big Band Christmas – 2002& 2003
  • Denver and the Mile High Orchestra:  Stand Tour – 2002-04
  • Jimmy Fedd: Presidential Prayer Team Tour – 2003
  • Byron Keith:  Not Without a Band Tour – 2001
  • Denver and the Mile High Orchestra:  Act the Scat Tour – 2001
  • Chadasha Annual Summer Tour -1998-2000
Video/TV Appearances  
  • Trinity Broadcast Network:  Gifted, hosted by Backstreet Boy’s, Brian Litrell – 2007
  • Fox Network: Next Great American Band – 2007
  • Day Star Network: Celebration – 2006
  • Trinity Broadcast Network:  Denver & the Mile High Orchestra Timeless Christmas Special – 2006
  • Trinity Broadcast Network: The Dino Show house band (36 episodes) – 2006/2007
  • Robert Schuller’s Hour of Power – 2006
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra:  Live at Long Hollow Broadcast Special – 2006 Aired on the following networks:
    • Trinity Broadcast Network
    • Day Star
    • JC-TV
    • Spirit Television
    • KARE-11 NBC Minneapolis
    • Atlanta Live
    • NRB Network
  • 36th Annual Gospel Music Awards house band – 2005
  • The Logan Show – Family Net, ILife, INSP, TCT, JC-TV – 2005
  • Trinity Broadcast Network: The Dino Show – 2005
  • Family Net: At Home Live – 2004
  • Robert Schuller’s Hour of Power – 2004
  • WSMV Channel 4 News, Nashville – 2004
  • Korean Broadcasting Network – 2004
  • Trinity Broadcast Network Europe – 2004
  • ESPN: Outside the Lines – 2004
  • Trinity Broadcast Network: Praise the Lord – 2004
  • INSP Network – 2003
  • Lesea Broadcasting: Live From Studio B – 2003
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Act the Scat Video Single – 2001 (five weeks in Christian Music Video Magazine top 10-nine weeks in top 20)
Special Musical Performances  
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra:  KLove Radio Network Christian Cruise – 2006, 2007, 2009
  • 36th Annual Gospel Music Awards house band – 2005
  • Jimmy Fedd: Bill Gaither’s The Praise Gathering – 2004
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Bill Gaither’s The Praise Gathering – 2004
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Summer Olympics-Athens Greece – 2004
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Bill Gaither’s The Praise Gathering – 2003
  • Alco: Battle of the Bands – Third and Lindsly-Nashville, TN – 2003 (winner)
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Winter Olympics – Salt Lake City, UT – 2002
  • Belmont’s annual Best of the Best Showcase: Ryman Auditorium-Nashville, TN -1999
  • Belmont’s Annual Gospel Showcase: 1998 and 1999
Selected Discography 
  • Michael Shoup – 2009
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra:  EP – 2009
  • Mary Catterton:  Jesus Light of the World – 2009
  • DMHO:  Kids – 2008
  • Marty Magehee:  Open – 2008
  • Orphan Soul:  Moving On – 2008
  • Keith L. Cooper: Hymns – 2008
  • Mary Catterton: Just As I Am – 2007
  • Gifted:  Season 1 DVD – 2007
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra:  Winter Wonderland CD – 2007
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra:  Winter Wonderland DVD – 2007
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra:  Live at Long Hollow DVD – 2006
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Live It Up – 2006
  • Mandisa Hundley: Greater Grace – 2006 (2006 American Idol Finalist)
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Swing – 2005
  • John Martin Keith: The Other Side – 2005
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Timeless Christmas – 2004
  • Weidersprecher: Self Titled – 2004
  • Josh Williams: Lonesome Highway – 2004
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Good to Go – 2004
  • Ondee: Self Titled – 2004
  • Don Rigsby: Midnight Call – 2003
  • Katie Miner: Loaves and Fishes – 2003
  • Alco: Coup d’ Soul – 2003
  • Byron Keith: Fight – 2003
  • Denver & the Mile High Orchestra: Stand – 2002
  • Jay Speight: Self Titled – 2002
  • Keith Cooper: Truth of the Matter – 2002
  • Dawn Nichols: It’s Raining Fire – 2002
  • Soaring Spirit: Self Titled- 2001
  • Carol McCallister: Self Titled – 2001
  • Storyteller: The Jesus Story – 2001
  • Joshua: The Broken – 2000
  • Kindled: Demos and Other Rarities – 2000
  • Byron Keith: Not Without a Band – 2000
  • Chadasha: A New Song – 2000
  • 3Deep: The Journey – 1999
  • Jeff Weiss: Monuments and Markers – 1999
  • One Way Ticket: One Way To Rock – 1997
  • One Way Ticket: Access Code to Salvation – 1995
Links Concerts with Cloud 9 Orchestra 11.19.2011…Winshape Marriage Retreat (Rome, GA)