Ezequiel Bassanelli

Ezequiel Bassanelli

Ezequiel Bassanelli was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on April 28, 1979.

At the age of 12 he began feeling something special for drums imitating Pink Floyd and Beatles album in stools and pillows. That is when he started takeing lesson with private teachers in his hometown, at the same time he was in highschool.

After finishing school he atended the EMBA (Buenos Aires School of Music), were he studied for 6 years, not only drums, but Music, Piano, Composition, arregement of music and music production,with the best teachers of the institution. He studied drums with Omar Berho, head of the drum department. There he obtained two deegrees in music (Professional Musician and Music Teacher) in 2000 and 2002. Durig the course of his studies, he played in several underground bands, and after obtaining his degrees he started working as a sesion player, in studio and live situations, while keeping a busy schedulle as a drum teacher.

In 2003, he founded the CIB (Centro Integral del Baterista), wich translated means "Integral Center for the Drummer". This is a Drum Studio with the pourpuses of giving professional drum lessons. Here he give private lessons for drummer of all ages and levels. http://www.centrointegralbaterista.webs.com/

He keeps a buisy schedulle as a teacher, but also as a session player and clinician.

Since 2005 he keeps giving clinics in his hometown Hurlingham, were he also gives free lessons for the culture area of the city.

He is now currently playing with the "Sergio Blanco Trio" (Jazz - Fusion)