TommyDrums Tommaso Monopoli

Rome   Italy
Member since January 8, 2012

Collaborations: 23   Joined: 271   Tracks: 732


   

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, 2yr+4mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, TommyN
 

Scale Oblique

Smooth Jazz
21 Files, 2yr+4mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, FredEricksen + 2 more
 

April Blues

Trad Jazz
11 Files, 2yr+7mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, davidw, Janfat + 1 more
 

Who remains not forgets

Crossover Jazz
7 Files, 2yr+9mo ago
TommyDrums TommyDrums, Janfat, davidw
 

Collaborations Joined See All

Through The Window Glass

Classic Rock
8 Files, 5 days ago
AviRosenfeld AviRosenfeld, JoshRevell, TommyDrums
 

Doppelganger

Jazz
9 Files, 1yr+2mo ago
Bill58 Bill58, RGBass, TommyDrums
 

Improv Outer Limits

Avant-Garde Jazz
8 Files, 1yr+5mo ago
DexLoga DexLoga, davidw, TommyDrums
 

Acid

Contemporary Jazz
25 Files, 17 days ago
NicolaOffidani NicolaOffidani, gabrojazz, TommyN + 3 more
 

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TommyDrums added a comment to the Engineering-Mixing Mix in the collaboration Through The Window Glass
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TommyDrums added a comment to the Engineering-Mixing Mix in the collaboration Through The Window Glass
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TommyDrums added a comment to the Engineering-Mixing Mix in the collaboration Through The Window Glass
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TommyDrums added a comment to the Drums-Acoustic Sep in the collaboration Through The Window Glass
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TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Drums-Acoustic to the collaboration Through The Window Glass
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TommyDrums added a comment to the Engineering-Scratch Demo Mix in the collaboration Through The Window Glass
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TommyDrums uploaded a MP3 file (v1) of type Engineering-Scratch Demo to the collaboration Through The Window Glass
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TommyDrums liked the collaboration Wet Dream
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TommyDrums liked the collaboration All Blues
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