Chris DeRosa

Drummer/Producer/Performer

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I realize there are many “on-line” session drummers to choose from but we are not all the same (resume at chrisderosa.com). I can record both drum set and percussion tracks for your music in my state of the art tracking studio (CDR Studios) here in NYC and then ftp them back to you within as little as 72 hours. I can do live drumming as well.

To get started all I need is an mp3 reference of your song along with any specific details, examples, or ideas you may have in mind for me to create your custom drum track. I will ad a click to your reference mp3 and record multiple drum tracks along with a percussion track (if desired), as well as a stereo drum mix down for you to reference (you will get the option of a redo if so desired). The recorded files will be compatible with any software program you prefer or currently use.

I will do 3 passes for you as you like. For example I could do:
1st The version you describe
2nd The version from my perspective
3rd And a totally different take on the track (something you may not have thought of).

All tracks are recorded to a click so you can combine all 3 versions if you like. Contact me at: chrisderosa@gmail.com to talk more.

Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.

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    by Steve Kinno

    Chris is an ultimate pro. Easy to work with and excellent results! I highly recommend him.

Interview with Chris DeRosa

  1. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  2. A: If we all work together anything is possible!

  3. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  4. A: Don't cheap out. Quality comes at a price and hiring the best will serve your music more.

  5. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  6. A: I Love a well crafted song and especially a song with a good lyric or message. I am a consummate professional; solid, dependable, creative and sensitive both musically and to your specific needs. In addition, I am very easy to work & travel with and can offer your music the specific qualities to take it to the next level. I can record drums remotely at my professional drum tracking studio and send them to you anywhere in the world. Samples of my work: http://www.chrisderosa.com https://www.facebook.com/ChrisDeRosaDrummer Here is a video compilation of my work: https://youtu.be/LUrgWVImkbc I have pro gear, comfortable playing with backing tracks & samplers, own a car (w/GPS), and play with dynamics & sensitivity. In addition I have worked with some very gifted singer songwriters and bands that you can see/hear on my website. My favorite styles and strengths are quite varied and diverse so I have a lot to bring to the table. Shoot me an email at chrisderosa (at) gmail (dot) com with your info and some details about your project, goals, needs and pay. If we all work together anything is possible! Ps, I am also available for any other drumming needs you may have i.e. writing sessions, music lessons, video shoot, tours, recording sessions, rehearsals, or as a guest lecturer etc.

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Gear Highlights
  • MOTU 896mk3 Digital Interface
  • MacBook Pro Computer
  • Glyph GT50Q External Hard Drive
  • Logic Pro Software
  • Audix D6
  • I5
  • D2
  • D4
  • SCX1-C
  • SCX25A
  • OM5
  • Blue en-CORE 300
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