Tom Venable

Recording Studio Drummer/Vocal

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Drummer/Vocalist with extensive experience and equipment. I endorse WFL III Drums. YouTube Channel:Tom Venable

Tom Venable has a Bachelors and Masters degree in Performance and Education from:
The Manhattan School of Music.

I started playing drums professionally at the age of 12.

I've studied the Drums with Peter Erskine and got to play for Jaco Pastorius.

At 15 I was playing with members of the New York Tonight Show Band, Count Basie Band, Frank Sinatra Band and The Buddy Rich Big Band. Since then I have worked with Musicians who played with Janis Joplin, Ten Wheel Drive, Blood Sweat and Tears and Badfinger,

Among his friends include legendary Hit Men:Bernard Purdie and Kenny Aronoff.

I endorse Zildjian Cymbals, Pro-Mark Sticks and WFL III drums.

I am a member of Local 802 (NYC) American Federation of Musicians and am actively working in the NY metro area specializing in studio, show and live performance.

Many more examples of my work, and a more complete listing of my equipment at:

Tom is the owner/operator of t.v. music recording and production co. a.k.a. HappyRock productions, in the Hudson Valley of N.Y.

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Terms Of Service

Typical turn around time is 48Hrs. I can produce complete arrangements with Vocals and Instrumental accompaniment. I will work with you to achieve your desired goals.

GenresSounds Like
  • The Beatles
  • The Rolling Stones
  • TOTO
Gear Highlights
  • I use WFL III
  • Yamaha Recording Custom Birch
  • Maple Custom
  • and Vintage Ludwig Drums along with a collection of over 32 Vintage and Modern Snare Drums.I also have an extensive audio production tools and microphones.
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