sergio bellotti

sergio bellotti

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Drummer,Educator, Composer, Clinician and recording artist. Versatile by choice (love it all if it grooves and has strong melodies). If it does not groove YET..i will provide that foundation for your project wether live or in the studio. Also reliable with pro gear and NO bad attitude.

Biography

Sergio Bellotti, drummer, percussionist and educator moved from the south of Italy to the USA in 1995. Very active in the music scene of Boston first and worldwide clinician/performer now, Sergio recorded and/or shared stage with Mike Stern, Wayne Krantz, Tom Scott, Bob James, Robben Ford, Nathan East and Dan Siegel among others. He currently plays with fusion ensemble Spajazzy and co-leads a Duo with Percussion Virtuoso and Remo Signature Artist Alessandra Belloni.

Sergio teaches drum set at Berklee College of Music since 2002, writes for DrumClub magazine in Italy, and, as a worldwide clinician, Sergio performed at the Montreal Drum Fest '03 (now available on DVD), Cape Breton International Drum Fest 2004, 2005 and 2006, Berklee World Percussion Festival '05,’06,’07 and PAS '05.

Discography

• 1998 “1-11” by Sergio Bellotti featuring Bruce Gertz and Jim Kelly
• 1999 “Spajazzy” by Spajazzy featuring Mike Stern and Jim Kelly
• 2003 “Perils and Thrills” by LittleHorse featuring the Tower Of Power Horns
• 2004 “Live at Montreal Drum Fest” DVD
• 2005 “The Rhythm is The Cure” DVD with Alessandra Belloni

• 2005 on Bruce Gertz's playalong/book CD :"Mastering the Bass" on MelBay featuring also Adam Nussbaum

• 2005 Marco Bellotti's "Centro Asociale" on Gong/N3
• 2007 LittleHorse “ The Mission before us”

Set List

available solo for clinics/masterclasses and with any format from duo to big band in various settins and variety of styles.