ARTISTS | Lucrezio de Seta

Drummer, Percussionist, Producer, Composer
In his formative years Lucrezio de Seta has studied with: Marvin "Smitty" Smith, Kim Plainfield, Duduca da Fonseca, Michael Lauren, Pete Zeldman, Ricky Sebastian, Mike Clark, Frankie Malabe and others.
Since 1991 he has been working live and in studio with many famous artists and bands: PFM Premiata Forneria Marconi, Tom Harrell, Giovanni Allevi, Bob Berg, Donovan, Stefano Di Battista, Cesaria Evora, Roy Paci, Michele Ascolese, Gianni Togni, Michael Landau, Gerardina Trovato, M° Giuseppe Vessicchio, Paula Morelenbaum, Mario Parmisano, Katherine Jenkins, Niccolò Fabi, Linley Marthe, Luca Barbarossa, Tony Scott, Fontella Bass, Toni Bungaro, Deitra Farr, Adriano Altorio, Tina Arena, Alex Britti, Tollak, Alessandro Safina, Phillip Ingram, Anggun, Linda Kiràly, Romano Musumarra, Chrissy Hynde, Don Backy, Vittorio Grigolo Tony Formichella, Remo Girone, Garou Seul, Vincenzo Incenso, Marcello Modugno, Tinkara, Ornella Vanoni, Selma Hernandes, Celso Fonseca, Eddy Palermo among others.
Some of the International Kermesses to wich Lucrezio has taken part include:
Abu Dhabi Jazz Festival, Vienna Jazz Festival, Olympia Paris, European Bass Day (Germany, Great Britain, Italy), Villa Celimontana Jazz, Neapolis Live Festival, Jazz Image, Jeux de la Francophonie Paris, Monza Rock Festival, Liri Blues Festival, Amsterbass ’07, European Bass Day, Drummers United.
He has taken part in several kermesses and television shows such as Great Performances (USA – Vittorio Grigolo 2006), the May 1st Live Concert at San Giovanni in Rome, "Festivalbar" (Italia 1), "Un disco per l'estate" (Canale 5), "Euro Folies" in Paris (Radio Inter and Radio France), "Help!" and "Roxy Bar" by Red Ronnie (Tmc 2), "Mio Capitano" (Rai2), "Tarattattà" (Rai2), "Top Of The Pops", TG2 Mizar (Rai2)
He’s Co-Leader of the Fusion Trio Virtual Dream, & the new ethnojazz Majaria Trio with wich he currently tours Italy and Europe with both the Trio format and the extended Vocal project  “La Custodia del Fuoco”.
Lucrezio has composed orignal music for commercials and spots by, Bulgari Watches, Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Consorzio Olii Usati, Ministero per lo Sviluppo, Rai, La7 and his credits include original music for theatre and modern dance shows (MDA, Bottega del Pane)
In 2010 he has founded the first Drum focused school in Rome.
[bat-te-rì-a] Drumming School has since become a very important reference point for the italian drumming community, offering innovative drum corse and periodical Clinics by world class renown Artists.
He’s in charge of the artistic direction of the most important italian Drum Festival called “Batterika Day” since 2010.

"What I look for in a musical instrument is a Great Sound, reliability and the capabilty of upgrading to the latest standards", says Lucrezio; "Mark Drum does it all with a great look and a distinctive Italian Style!"

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