Alex Bartolozzi, London based session drummer, bongo player/club percussionist with 20 years experience in recording sessions, live concerts, festival, gigs, bars, night clubs, birthday parties, wedding receptions, engagement parties and corporate events.
Acts as a solo artist since 2003 following a background as a drummer performing pop, funk, jazz and Latin music with several bands both in the UK and Italy.
Since early age was passionate about drums and percussion and had the opportunity to study and deepen hid academic and technical knowledge with the former leading drummer of RAI, Italian National Television Orchestra Mr Vincenzo Restuccia,
Venues where he performed include:
Barbican Conservatory, Bluebird Restaurant & Bar Chelsea, Love and Liquor night club in Maida Vale London, Kukui Club in Oxford, Layalina Club in Knightsbridge, Babble Bar Mayfair, 50 Dover Street Mayfair, Ivory Lounge in Dunstable, Mango Lounge Earl’s Court, Vanilla Club London, Bibas Club Bromley, Babylon Lounge Maidstone, Glam club Maidstone, Eclipse Bar Walton Street and Notting Hill, Paradise Bar in Richmond, Beaufort House Chelsea, Westbourne House Bar Notting Hill, Ritz Hotel (private party), London Hilton Park Lane (wedding night), Sheraton Hotel Park Lane (New Year’s Eve 2013/14), Millennium Hotel Gloucester Road (Great Ormond Street Charity Event), Thornham Village Hall and many more including private party’s venues.
His personal kit is composed of a selection of percussion that include Bongos, Arabic Darbuka, timbales, small snare, floor tom, hi-hat, cowbells, clave and cymbals.
The variety of sounds have been especially selected to provide a huge boost to the dancing beat of house music.
The traditional mono drum performance can be adapted on special/requested occasions such as small venues or wedding reception with chill-out music.