Top Percussionists for hire
These professional percussionists will bring added grooves, beats, and textures to your track with congas, maracas, tambourines and yes, even cowbell
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Paris based Tony Allen Percussionist with +40 years of Session, Drumming, Producing, Engineering and Mixing experience. More than 1300 Refs My track focus on delivering the best Performance of the perfect part for your Song with emphasis on Energy, Groove, Sound, and Vibe. I Serve your Vision and the Song by Enhancing without ever Distracting.
Dennis Holt is one of Nashville's most gifted musicians, whose drumming abilities cross nearly every genre from Americana to Country to Rock, Jazz, Ambient and R & B. His diversity has proven itself in recording with Taylor Swift, AD/Kansas, Emmylou Harris, Trisha Yearwood, and Deniece Williams to name but a few.
Percussionist and Beat Programmer for Taylor Swift, Norah Jones, The Roots, Michael Brecker and Steely Dan providing excellent Percussion and Beats for your Songs/Album.
Hi! My name is Jorge and I'm a session percussionist, rhythm section producer based in Buenos Aires. I am a latin percussionist with more than 20 years of experience. I play on many sessions and tour professionally. If you are looking for Afro-Latin percussion sounds and colors, contact me. First class acoustic instruments on your song or album.
Session DrummerBrandon Davis, Los Angelesfavorite_borderfavorite
Platinum Drummer! ENRIQUE IGLESIAS, STEVE HARWELL, TROI IRONS, DIGITAL DAGGERS, CHRIS CLOUSE, MEGAN SLANKARD,L PLUS 100's MORE! Award Winning Drummer 100+ 5/5 rating reviews on Airgigs 200+ Album Credits 2010 Most Outstanding Drummer Winner at Musicians Institute 2014 Big Drum Bonanza top 10 contestant 2015 FFDP + Paiste Drum Contest Winner
Platinum-Selling Session DrumsDylan Wissing, Triple Colossal Studios favorite_borderfavorite
I play drums on "Girl on Fire" by Alicia Keys, "In America" by John Legend, "Lord Knows" by Drake, plus tracks from Jay Z, Eminem, Kanye West, Needtobreathe, Rick Ross and many more. I want to play on your songs, too!
Experienced session drummer, studio owner, and music producer. I'm ready to do my best for your music.
Recording credits include Lana Del Rey, Brandi Carlile, The Black Crowes, Alessia Cara, The Wallflowers, Iggy Pop, Dolly Parton, Dionne Warwick. Los Angeles based session drummer available to help you with your music! Great touch, feel, sounds and ideas.
I am currently the drummer for Bush, but I have toured and recorded with Andy Grammer, Bishop Briggs, Youngblood Hawke, Puddle of Mudd, Emily Osment, Iglu & Hartly, Ty Taylor and many more. I love tracking drums at my studio, doing what is needed for each song, with high quality tones and sounds crafted specifically for each track.
Recording top sounding drums and innovative sounds for your song tracked in a huge sounding room. I'll find the right groove to your song.
Seal, Brian Adams, Elton John, XTC, Gary Barlow, Natalie Imbruglia, Etienne Daho, a few of my credits. Creating, not emulating, is my strength! "Chuck is working at the very highest levels of the drum/percussion world, and literally zero of the other people we hired before Chuck come close" - Ken C 844****
Welcome to my remote collaboration percussion recording service. Clients include BBC, ITV, Channel 4 (U.K.), Jenga Films, Netflix and for artists signed to Universal Music, Warp Music, Defected Records & Virgin Music. No session is too big or too small and I am able to work to the strictest deadlines.
Creative percussion recordings for your music
LA based composer, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer. As a percussionist, I specialize in African, Cuban and Brazilian drumming. I've lived in Togo & Ghana, West Africa, Habana & Matanzas, Cuba and Bahia, Brazil. I've played with Papa Ladji Camara, Mustapha Tetty Addy, Changuito, Giovanni Hidalgo, Los Papines and Afro Cuba.
Percussionist for Disney's The Lion King, Cirque du Soleil, multiple grammy award winning Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra and most importantly, YOUR next project!
Session DrummerNicholas Sibley, Muscle Shoalsfavorite_borderfavorite
I'm a session drummer living in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. I've recorded in studios all across the state and studied with drumming greats such as Thomas Lang, Simon Phillips, Terry Bozzio, Chad Wackerman, Tony Royster Jr., and more. I can get you a professional sounding studio-quality drum track in less than two days.
Hello, my name is Larry. I specialize in remote sessions and offer incredible sounding percussion tracks at affordable rates. To date, I have competed over 2000 online sessions through various platforms. I have extensive credits in film/TV and have worked on projects ranging from the DIY artist to Walt Disney Studios. I offer a 100% guarantee.
El Caballero studio percussionRuben de Ruiter, Amsterdam Metropolitan Areafavorite_borderfavorite
El Caballero percussionist Ruben de Ruiter has played with well-known and unknown artists, bands and orchestras at festivals and venues in the Netherlands and abroad. He also played in musical and theater productions, in television and radio programs and made recordings in his home studio and other sound studios.
Need a steel drummer for you tracks? Steel drummer, recording artist, producer. I kind of do it all like most people I guess. I play 150+ gigs a year and have 7 albums on AppleMusic. I've recorded on over 50 albums the last 2 years on other platforms like this. I compose music for marching perc groups in Indiana and was on Jimmy Fallon!
Session drummer with production & mixing skills.
I am professional and experienced Drummer & Producer who plays music from the heart. My music I've been featured in films like "The day Shall come" & upcoming Netflix Documentary "Gimme that beat". I play a wide variety of styles that covers all genre! My skills will help your music sound more unique & groovier! I will deliver what you envision :)
Marimba, Vibes, Steel Drums, and Percussion available for your project!
Grammy nominated contemporary jazz mallet artist/clinician for the Tama/Bergerault Company. Owner of Good Vibes Sound Studio. Can add quality vibes and marimba parts to your music. Also available to Mix and Master.
Hi there, I'm a professional multi-percussionist based in Barcelona, Spain. I work from my studio which is equipped with a collection of instruments from around the world. I specialise in afro-centric music, in particular afro-cuban and flamenco music. I have also a fair experience with percussion in afro-peruvian and Latin Music.
I am a creative, driven, and results-oriented professional passionate about music production, audio-video editing, and content creation. With a proven track record of success creating engaging content and working with various clients worldwide including Miele (renowned house appliances brand) and Dharma, KSHMR's world-famous EDM record label.
My name is Taka living in New York. I graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2016 and working as a professional percussionist. I could record any style of song (Afro Cuban,Peruvian, Pop, Jazz, Funk, etc.) for $100 with unlimited instruments. (My main style is Afro Cuban)
I provide your songs with unexpected, great sounding percussion colors, imaginative grooves and sounds, with acoustic sensitivity. I am a recording and touring percussionist and drummer with over 20 years of experience working with a wide variety of artists around the globe: U.S.A., Latin America, Europe and Asia. Contact me with your questions!
Hybrid Percussion Creator
Professional marimba player specialized in studio recording, editing mixing and mastering your music production
Istanbul based Percussionist, Producer, Audio Engineer with 10 years of experience. I can perform very traditional rhythms and also make very modern grooves with improvised percussion solos and compose full beat arrangements for your project. I play darbuka, bendir, frame drums, riq, cymbal, bongos, djembe, cajon. Ready to do my best for your music
Multi awarded Latin Grammy nominee, conga and bongo player. Specialized in coloring with three congas.
Percussionist & DrummerDave Kemp, Gold Coast QLDfavorite_borderfavorite
I'm a multi-percussionist & drummer equally versed in orchestral, world and jazz styles. Featured artist at the Berklee College of Music Percussion Festival, on stage percussionist for The Lion King Musical tour of Australia, instrument consultant and performer for the Baz Luhrman Elvis movie and touring with Diana Krall & Neil Finn.
I am a professional drummer with a need to narrate stories. So I started to sing, write songs, produce music videos and also create marketing strategies for different professions.
Tabla Grooves & PercussionMendi Singh, Birmingham UKfavorite_borderfavorite
I started learning the Tabla from the age of 3. Working with array of world class artists which has shaped my life and my style of playing. I performed Tabla with Take That in 2017 on their Wonderland Arena and Stadium UK and Ireland Tour, playing to over half a million people. One of the shows from the O2 arena was broadcasted live in 600 cinemas
Percussion instruments from around the world and a Protools Studio setup ready to customize real percussion tracks for your project, music, film, theater, dance etc... In it’s current configuration, the digital recording setup allows you to bring material you’ve already recorded elsewhere and add that final layer of percussion excitement.
I am Emilio Martins, Brazilian percussionist, drummer, composer, educator and producer. My main activities are experiments with many different percussions and create new sounds and grooves with that.
Hello! My name is Michael Poncé and I am a session/live drummer based in Nashville, TN.
Are you seeking a creative drummer, percussionist and composer with a specialty in Indian instruments (tabla and many others), Brian Shankar Adler's work has been described as “profoundly exquisite.” Adler has worked with Bomba de Tiempo, LA Opera, Bombay Rickey, Guillermo Klein, and been featured in Modern Drummer, DownBeat and NPR.
http://richmillindrums.blogspot.de/ Rock, pop and everything else, I can play drums for you and give that human feel and groove, or program something if the music needs a synthetic beat made.
Thinking outside the box to add some extra magic to your art. In the pocket backbeats and grooves. Tasteful, expressive textures using ethnic and contemporary percussion. Singer Songwriter, Americana, Folk, Roots, Indian Fusion, Soundscape, World Music.
250+ Remote recordings done for all music genres and TV/films. I offer top quality performances and HQ audio percussions at affordable rates. Versatile drummer, percussionist and producer with 14 years of experience. 100% guaranteed job (130 5-Star reviews on Fiverr). Credits: Leonardo Aguilar, Cumbiastars (Latin Grammy Nominees), Reykon, many more
Professional session, live and recording drummer with custom drum tones your compositions. Send an MP3 song and I can have it complete in days. I have recorded numerous sessions for various artists for decades now, including a solo CD release. If you want groove? lets get the engine started.
Hi Charu here! I am a percussionist, specialising in Indian Classical Music (Carnatic). I play Mridangam, Khanjira, and other traditional percussions and also recite Konnakol. I also work as a composer, arranger, programmer and rhythm producer. I am also a trained classical singer and can contribute on Indian melodies too
I have 23 years of experience playing drums and I enjoy playing various genres of music.
If you´re for some great percussion in your music I´m the perfect guy for the job. I have experience in recording multiple percussion instruments in arrangements of African, Afro-Latin, Afro-Caribbean, Afro-Brazilian and Latin American music, which I have applied to various musical productions as a sessionist and / or producer.
Japanese-French jazz/world percussionist. Graduated from CalArts (2004) in West African Music and Dance. Studied djembe, dunduns, and balafon in West Africa. Released 4 albums as leader/co-leader (AfuriKo, Les Elles du Tambour) with reviews on London Jazz News, All About Jazz... Toured internationally with AfuriKo, Django Bates, Andy Narell...
You want unique percussion and sounds on your track? As a trained jazz-, pop- and classical percussionist I´ll spice up your music with what ever you need: Handpercussion, Smallpercussion or Mallets as Xylophone, Glockenspiel, Marimba, Vibraphone.
I'm a multi-faceted hand percussionist with a performance degree from Berklee College of Music and would love to work with you! My musical upbringing in American pop music combined with my education in folkloric traditions of Rhythm help take your music to the next level! Past performances with Michael McDonald, Annie Lennox, Willie Nelson, & more!
I've been a Singer and a Percussionist for around 25 years i have played with most of the Latin industry also i have finished my first album with Original songs and beats. Called Davinci and creating my 2nd album. I have played Salsa, cumbia, merengue and much more Latin rhythms. Now I'm singing, producing, creating and writing my own music.
Conservatory-trained, improvising, creative, thoughtful, and synesthetic percussionist has experience in genres from Cuban folkloric music to traditional Irish, from flamenco to Mahler, from Donnie Hathaway to Chris Stapleton. With a fresh and versatile perspective, Julian is a dedicated collaborator who brings his full artistry to every project.
«Marcol» Savoy is a swiss drummer and composer. After studies in electronics, he gradued from Lausanne Highschool of Jazz. As both a studio musician and a stage performer, he’s worked with international acts, playing on tour throughout Europe, Middle-East, Asia and Central America. He played and recorded with the legendary Fred Wesley (JB's leader)
I live for the groove and harmony. With sensitive ears, I never overplay. Whether it's laying down the beats for klezmer or ska, or honking out a sultry blues solo on bari sax, I'm down! I also have experience in creating band arrangements, from six to twelve-piece ensembles.
Former U S Navy musician. Experience: Cocktail--->Big Band. I work as a support musician. The back beat is where I live.
I have recorded on 200+ albums of all genres from hip-hop to pop, from folk/roots to straight ahead jazz. What I can give you is the real sound of these instruments respectful of your genre.
I am an Argentine percussionist interested in the study of the development of percussion instruments of Latin American popular music. I specialize in the sounds of the River Plate. I trained as a drummer and percussionist. I dedicate myself to music more than 20 years ago.
Oshan Saxena is a multi-genre drummer, composer, and performer with an experience of 10 years in live performance and studio work and is currently enrolled in the third year of Bachelor Degree studies in Professional Musicianship in the British and Irish Music Institute of Berlin.
An infinitely dedicated handpan player, who plays with passion and unending determination, inspiring and captivating audiences with each note.
You hire me for custom recorded high level multi style percussion for every thinkable musical situation. - I record overdubs, sounding 'dry', without effects/plugins. (You do the mixing in your session) - Editing and bouncing is done resulting in flawless hi res .wav/aiff files. - You get those files through ‘wetransfer’ or whatever suits you.
I am a professional mallet percussionist, endorsed by Marimba One and BlueHaus Mallet Shop. As both a classical musician and a singer-songwriter, I have the skills to create the mallet (or vocal!) part you're dreaming of, whether it's from a notated piece of music, or an idea you send to me in a voice note. I want to help your song come to life!
BILL WARE, sought after session soloist offers professional vibes recordings in his home studio for your track, provided to you in your preferred format, jazz or any style of music.
I am a multi-percussionist playing marimba, vibraphone and all kinds of drums & percussion with experience in contemporary, classical, pop, rock, jazz, ambient and electronic music. Constantly searching for new sounds and rhythmical structures I am looking forward to expand your sound and add some percussive arts to your songs.
Hey! My name is Karo and I will record you groovy pop and ethnic percussion as well as program professional percussion and drum tracks.
I'm a Grammy Award-Winning percussionist in Nashville with 15+ years of drumming, producing, and engineering experience. I have drummed for artists including India.Arie, Blake Shelton, Mindy McCready, along with soundtracks -Spiderman, Fast and Furious, Saving Silverman. Let's work together and put the finishing touches on your song! Thanks!
Session percussionistCarmen Elisa, Capital Districtfavorite_borderfavorite
Carmen Elisa Vargas Assistant Principal and Percussionist at the Venezuela Symphony Orchestra
Oriental Percussionist, Music Producer, Mix Engineer.
I am a Latin music artist resided in New Zealand. I have my on musical project as well as being a session musician and live percussionist for various bands in NZ. I play many percussion instruments and have my own recording studio here in NZ More information at https://edandtheshadowboys.com
Mallets and PercussionMartin, Filmorchestra Babelsbergfavorite_borderfavorite
Principal percussionist of the german film orchestra Babelsberg
With over 10 million streams of my own music, I can tug on your heart strings with the best piano, violins, and movie score material you'll find here.
Session PercussionistFelipe Mercandelli, Rio de Janeirofavorite_borderfavorite
I have been working as a Percussionist for over 15 years. I have been an audio producer since 2009 and that is why I have recorded numerous songs and albums over the years. I have experience playing in the carnival of Rio de Janeiro and Salvador, besides being a rhythmist at G.R.E.S Independent Youth of Padre Miguel, G.R.E.S União da Ilha.
I am a percussionist with tons of experience adding tasteful parts to tracks in many styles. I've worked with Yessian Music, Assemble Sound, Epitome Studios and have done lots of remote recording for smaller projects. My instruments include; marimba, vibraphone, steel drum, congas, djembe, tabla, dumbek, orchestral percussion, shakers, kit, etc.
Session DrummingJustdrumin2, Los Angelesfavorite_borderfavorite
I will record professional sounding drums for demos or songs in the style of Pop/Rock/Metal/Alternative. I use an Alesis SamplePad Pro with Studio One 5 DAW primarily for recording drums. Sample tracks were recorded with the Alesis SampelPad Pro. Can also record live drums, but costs extra.
Clients rate SoundBetter Percussionists 4.9 / 5.0
on average across 1,018 reviews as of March 29, 2023