Andrea De Marchi is a drummer, educator and sound engineer currently residing in Treviso, Italy. He began studying drums and percussion at the age of ten and graduated at the Conservatory of Bologna at age 21. He has collaborated with various artists such as Tiziano Ferro, Annalisa Scarrone, Tolo Marton (Winner of the Jimi Hendrix Competition in 1998), Don Airey (Deep Purple), Roger Glover (Deep Purple), Gerry McAvoy (Rory Gallagher), David Jackson (Van Der Graaf Generator), Nic Potter (Van Der Graaf Generator), Aldo Tagliapietra (Le Orme), Tony Pagliuca (Le Orme) and many others.
Andrea De Marchi
Tolo Marton Band/Independent
Most memorable Next-Level PerformanceWhen I play 'Smoke On The Water' with Roger Glover, bassist of Deep Purple.
What Drives Your Creativity?Many drummers like Vinnie Colaiuta, Keith Carlock and more.
Why do you choose Vic Firth?Because it's the best sticks in the world. I love the feel and balance.