Alberto Netto

Session Drummer

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Specialized in Brazilian, Afro-Cuban, Jazz, and Pop music styles. Yamaha drums, Zildjian, VicFirth, Evans. Berklee College of Music Professor, author Hal Leonard/Berklee press. Owner Artdrums Studios.

I’ve been creating drum beats in my head since age 12 when I’ve got my first drum kit. I’ve been performing, recording and teaching drums since age 18 working with many artists on a variety of music styles. I’ve recorded in everything from two mic project studios to world-class studios. I specialize in Brazilian, Afro-Cuban, jazz, and pop music styles. I live in Boston, professor of percussion at Berklee College of Music. I'm the author of the book Brazilian Rhythms for Drum Set and Percussion published by Hal Leonard/Berklee press. Proud endorser of Yamaha drums, Zildjian, Vic Firth, and Evans. Recording and live appearances with many artists such as Alberto Netto Trio, Kaitlyn Lusk, Derico Sciotti, Deborah Franciose Trio, Claudio Roditi, Filo Machado, Aaron Goldberg, Jimmy Greene, Matt Johnson, David Costa pianista, and many others.

I've been playing drums for over 35 years passionate about recording and video production I put my heart and soul into every project. I would love the opportunity to record drum tracks for your project!

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Gear Highlights
  • Drum kits: Yamaha Phoenix
  • Yamaha Maple Custom
  • Custom Made Bop Kit. 50+ Zildjian cymbals
  • Brazilian Hand percussion. Protools
  • Neumann
  • Shure
  • AKG microphones
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