Drums / World Percussion
A teaching artist at the Suzuki Institute in Sarasota, Drummer-Percussionist Mark De Rose has been performing and teaching drums and percussion for over thirty years. He is known for his recording and performance work and his expertise extends from American to world percussion spanning Latin America, Africa and Asia. His drum and percussion credits can be found on CD recordings with popular artists, television and movie sound tracks and television commercial recordings. In addition to teaching students of all ages and skill levels from young beginners to adult professionals, Mark can be found accompanying productions at the Venice Theatre and playing at local churches in the Sarasota area.
Mark has a B.M. in Jazz Composition and Arranging from the Berklee College of Music, Boston, Massachusetts and Percussion Performance Studies and Music Education Studies at the Boston Conservatory of Music, Boston, Massachusetts.