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 original Brazilian percussions ensemble, playing batucada like at the Brazilian Carnival. Rio de Janeiro excitement, marching bands, steel drums, costumes, street festival, magical fun. Travel Channel, tourism, corporate video, dancing, fashion, catwalk. Stirring, great beats, hot exotic sexy, Instrumental, Drums, Latin Drums
A very special Brazilian groove called samba reggae (from Salvador da Bahia - North - East of Brazil), with drums, percussions, and synth atmospheare, at 104 bpm. Perfect for music production of jingle, movies and documentary. Instrumental, Drums, Latin Drums
Very special Afro - Brazilian rhythm called Samba reggae; it's a drums loop, with tuned percussions, and all played at 100 bpm. Perfect for music documentary, movie or jingle. Instrumental, Drums, Latin Drums