TommyDrums Tommaso Monopoli

Rome   Italy
Member since January 8, 2012

Collaborations: 23   Joined: 299   Tracks: 828


   

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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+57Drums-Acoustic
+11Songwriting-Arrangement
+8Drums
+4Percussion

Latest Collaborations Created See All

Love Love Now in your heart

Contemporary Jazz
4 Files, 5yr+7mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, TommyN
 

Scale Oblique

Smooth Jazz
21 Files, 5yr+7mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, FredEricksen + 2 more
 

April Blues

Trad Jazz
11 Files, 5yr+9mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, Janfat + 1 more
 

Who remains not forgets

Crossover Jazz
7 Files, 5yr+12mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, Janfat, davidw
 

Collaborations Joined See All

GREEN SNOW

Smooth Jazz
12 Files, 22 days ago
cobankat cobankat, TommyDrums, unaHm + 1 more
 

Celebration (Celebracao) - jazz-soul happy Brass extravaganza

Soul
62 Files, 10 days ago
Redfish Redfish, DocDaFunk, WillaWay + 5 more
 

Shapes of Blue

Fusion
39 Files, 1mo+19dy ago
GoHollow GoHollow, Redfish, TommyDrums
 

Jazz Stroll

Contemporary Jazz
12 Files, 1mo+21dy ago
Owhit Owhit, DexLoga, TommyDrums + 1 more
 

Latest Activity See All
TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Drums to the collaboration VW Bus
19 days ago
TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Drums to the collaboration VW Bus
19 days ago
TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Drums to the collaboration VW Bus
19 days ago
TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Drums to the collaboration VW Bus
19 days ago
TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Drums to the collaboration VW Bus
19 days ago
TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Drums to the collaboration VW Bus
19 days ago
TommyDrums added a comment to the Engineering-Scratch Demo Mix in the collaboration VW Bus
21 days ago
TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Engineering-Scratch Demo to the collaboration VW Bus
21 days ago
TommyDrums liked the collaboration Celebration (Celebracao) - jazz-soul happy Brass extravaganza
23 days ago
TommyDrums liked the collaboration Jazz/Fusion Project (needs real drums)
1mo+16dy ago