"...the estimable Zeno De Rossi on drums, who moved from subtlest
gradations of pulsation to kickass powerhouse tub-thumper in the blink of a
millisecond (the snail crawls across the edge of the razor blade)"
- Gary Lucas NYC
Able to move between jazz, experimental music and avant-garde pop and rock,
drummer and composer Zeno De Rossi (Verona - 1970), is one of the most in-
demand musicians in the Italian music scene.
His interest in music and the drums came early through the record collection of
his father and older brothers.
His stylistic versatility have been featured with Chris Speed, Dave Douglas,
Cuong Vu, Greg Cohen, Mike Patton, Briggan Krauss, Anthony Coleman, Marc
Ribot, Steven Bernstein, Josh Roseman, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Jamie Saft, Ted
Reichman, Frank London, Ralph Alessi, Jessica Lurie, Jim Black, Giovanni Maier,
Francesco Bearzatti, Gianluca Petrella, Franco D'Andrea, Gianni Gebbia, Daniele
D'Agaro, Marco Cappelli, Cristina Zavalloni, Vinicio Capossela, Mark Orton, Gary
Valente, David Murray, Amy Denio, Simone Massaron, Xabier Iriondo, Massimo
Pupillo, Carla Bozulich, Ben Goldberg, Gary Lucas, Curtis Hasselbring, Enrico
Rava, Tenores di Bitti, The Klezmatics, Antonello Salis, Gianluigi Trovesi,
Alexander Balanescu, Han Bennink a.o.