JOE GORETTI is a full-time professional freelance drummer, producer, and educator currently based in Buffalo, NY. He has performed around the world, and on national and international television, laying down the groove for a wide variety of artists that include Moby, Ne-Yo, Robyn, AJR, Ingrid Michaelson, Sam Moore (Sam & Dave), The Temptations, and more.
Hailing from Buffalo, NY, this Berklee College of Music graduate has a career span that includes not only live performances and world tours, but TV credits as well. He has accompanied various artists on Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Show with David Letterman, The Today Show, LIVE with Kelly & Michael, VH1 Big Morning Buzz, PBS Front Row Center, MTV Online Awards, Moby Live From Arras, France, The iTunes Festival, and the Moby Destroyed Deluxe DVD.
Joe’s versatility and musicality keep him in high demand as a performer, producer, and teacher. In addition to his many accolades as a performer and sideman, he also offers a very practical and unique drum course called The Drumming Career Course®. This is a course designed to give the student all the tools necessary to building and maintaining a career as a full-time professional drummer. Joe conducts clinics and private lessons here and abroad, and has appeared alongside legendary drummers Dave Weckl, Peter Erskine, JoJo Mayer, and Thomas Lang.
Classic rock, jazz fusion, funk, EDM