TommyDrums Tommaso Monopoli

Rome   Italy
Member since January 8, 2012

Collaborations: 23   Joined: 273   Tracks: 730


   

Bio

Born in Rome (Italy) in 1956, began to interested music in the first 70's,do the first steps studying drums, my first group was formed by me - drums,Umberto Fiorentino - guitar (now great protagonist of Italian jazz and not only),Riccardo del Fra, double bass (currently director of Jazz Department of the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris,France (CNSMDP)),Enrico Orsini - Trumpet and Adriano Mordenti - Tenor Sax.Then, the guitar for the "singer" .. typical of ... I subscribe (80's)to SIAE (Italian Copyright Office) and write a little bit of pop for almost italiangroup (Milk & Coffee and Santarosa).I now enjoy playing classic jazz and contemporary,my reference points are many, including: Keith Jarrett, John Scoffield, Pat Metheny .... and many Italian musicians like Enrico Rava, Paolo Fresu, Enrico Pieranunzi and others, as well as most traditional Davis, Coltrane, Shorter, Monk, J. Henderson and thousands of others. among my favorite modern drummers Jack De Johnette, Bill Stewart, Brian Blade, Steve Smith, Antonio Sanchez ........

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Latest Collaborations Created See All

Love Love Now in your heart

Contemporary Jazz
4 Files, 1yr+9mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, TommyN

Scale Oblique

Smooth Jazz
21 Files, 1yr+9mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, FredEricksen + 2 more

April Blues

Trad Jazz
11 Files, 1yr+12mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, Janfat + 1 more

Who remains not forgets

Crossover Jazz
7 Files, 2yr+2mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, Janfat, davidw

Collaborations Joined See All

Doppelganger

Jazz
9 Files, 7mo+6dy ago
Bill58 Bill58, RGBass, TommyDrums

Improv Outer Limits

Avant-Garde Jazz
8 Files, 10 months ago
DexLoga DexLoga, davidw, TommyDrums

Acid

Contemporary Jazz
24 Files, 10mo+20dy ago
NicolaOffidani NicolaOffidani, gabrojazz, TommyN + 3 more

Canon de la Sabinosa

Modern Composition
7 Files, 3mo+26dy ago
LuisBorrego LuisBorrego, gabrojazz, TommyDrums

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TommyDrums liked the collaboration All Blues
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TommyDrums added a comment to the Engineering-Scratch Demo Mix in the collaboration Five and Three
6mo+21dy ago
TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Drums-Acoustic to the collaboration In The Air
6mo+21dy ago
TommyDrums endorsed Soundlab for Saxophone-Tenor, Saxophone-Alto, Keyboards
6mo+22dy ago
TommyDrums added a comment to the Engineering-Mixing Mix in the collaboration Five and Three
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TommyDrums liked the collaboration Five and Three
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TommyDrums added a comment to the Engineering-Scratch Demo Mix in the collaboration In The Air
6mo+27dy ago
TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Engineering-Scratch Demo to the collaboration In The Air
6mo+27dy ago
TommyDrums liked the collaboration In The Air
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TommyDrums added a comment to the Engineering-Scratch Demo Mix in the collaboration Doppelganger
7mo+6dy ago