Italian drummer and composer Alessandro D'Aloia has performed with international artists Mike Stern, Karen Jones, Jerry Korman, Clem Aschford, Karl Potter, Alcione, Elza Soares, Salome da Bahia, Abdalla Mohamed, Aki Montoya, Tete' e Sara Alhinho. In Italy, he toured with Edoardo de Angelis, Gianluca Guidi, Righeira, Baraonna, and Schola Cantorum. In addition, Alessandro's collaborations have been featured on TV channels like Rai Uno, Rai Tre, Rai Educational, and Canale 5. His music includes Ethnic, Funk, and Jazz style, with a section of Odd Grooves, and fun beat and loops.
Alessandro D'Aloia's "Capoeira Song" is the winner of our Editor's Choice Award for February, 2012.
Capturing the heart and rhythm of Brazil, it evokes the simple and pure beauty of Brazilian dance, rhythm and singing in one earthy, fun song.
Alessandro D'Aloia boasts thirty years of experience in music business, with a substantial discography and various publications in specialized magazines and websites about his winning project, "Brazilian Ethno Drumming." Alessandro's specialty is a drums minus-one method, published by Bemolle Music Publishing, and adapted by many drummers to enhance their music and make it more exciting for TV, Film, Documentary and all new media applications.
Very interestring Composition from Egypt folk dance, played by adrum called duff (as a percussion), voices, and a breath, with two kinds of velocity. Very usefull for documentary, movie and jingle. Male Vocals, Middle East, Middle-East
Very special track, with an intro of saxophone, a female voice singing in english language, and a male voice singing in arabic language, also a great ensemble playing a middle-estern groove. Perfect for movies, documentary and commercial music. Mixed Vocals, Middle East, Middle-East
Very special song, with a female (singing in english language) and a male voice (singing in arabic language); drums and percussions plays an ethnic groove. Perfect for documentary, movie, or jingle. Mixed Vocals, Middle East, Middle-East
Very special song baed upon an Egypt folk rhythm called Matsoum, that is played by a special drums kit; beautiful atmosphere, with darbukka, as a percussion instruments, and an insert of female voice with an acoustic guitar solo. Female Vocals, Middle East, Egypt