Pino Liberti - drummerPino Liberti
Jazz / Rock drummer

Professional training achieved in important Music Academies in Rome

Participation in seminaries and stages by: STEVE GADD, BILLY COBHAM, CARL PALMER, VINNIE COLAIUTA, DAVE GARIBALDI, STEVE SMITH and he studied about new orleans jazz and second line by HERLIN RILEY, JOHNNY VIDACOVICH, ZORO.

Cooperations and tours with many blues artists:

  • JAIME DOLCE
  • JASON REED
  • MASON CASEY (Wilson Pickett)
  • DAVE SUMNER (Camel- Motown..)
  • ERIC BELL (Thin Lizzy)
  • BUDDY MILES (J. Hendrix- C.Santana)
  • TED HALL (teacher at the Austin blues guitar school)
  • CARVIN JONES
  • SHARRIE WILLIAMS (Buddy Guy)
  • CRISTAL WHITE
  • JOHN HENRY
  • HERBIE GOINS (E. Clapton)
  • NATHANIEL PETERSON (Savoy Brown, E. Clapton, Keith Richards)
  • GRAHAM OLIVER (The Saxon)
  • PTAH BROWN
  • ULI JON ROTH (Scorpions)
  • ANDREA BRAIDO (Carl Palmer, TM Stevens)
  • MARIO SCHILIRO (Zucchero guitar player)
  • BOBBY DIXON (Willie Dixon son)
  • ERIC MARTIN (Mr Big)
  • and others..


Participation in many Italian and European blues festivals such as:

  • ROVIGO DELTA BLUES
  • AVENTINO BLUES
  • TRASIMENO BLUES
  • MACCHIA BLUES
  • AFRAKA' FESTIVAL
  • LIRI BLUES FESTIVAL
  • CUPRA BLUES FESTIVAL
  • PONTINIA ROCK BLUES FESTIVAL
  • CAPO D'ORLANDO BLUES FESTIVAL
  • BIKER DAYS POLA (CROATIA)
  • MONAGHAN BLUES FESTIVAL (IRELAND) in which also took part Eric Clapton and Gary Moore
  • DUBAI INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL 2005 (Arabian Emirates) in which also took part Mike Stern, Ana Popovic, Ray Gelato
  • RAPPERSWILL BLUESNJAZZ (Switzerland) in which also took part Robben ford, Andy J Forrest
  • BRITISH R&B FESTIVAL 2006 in Colne (UK) with John Primer, Lurrie Bell, Animals, Ten Years After, Carlos Johnson, Nine Below Zero
  • LEE DELTA BLUES FESTIVAL in Cork (IRELAND)
  • BLUES ON THE BAY FESTIVAL in Warrenpoint (IRELAND) in wich also took part Van Morrison and John Primer
  • GASTROBLUES FESTIVAL 2005 in Budapest (H)
  • EUROPA FEST BUCAREST 2008 (RO)


He plays drums in a Italian little big band blues too, the T.O.B.O.(The Original Blues Orchestra) taking part in several Italian blues festivals.

He played in European clubs of: GERMANY, FRANCE, BELGIUM, SWITZERLAND, ENGLAND, SLOVAKIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, HOLLAND, IRELAND, AUSTRIA, SPAIN, PORTUGAL, ARABIAN EMIRATES, HUNGARY, ROMANIA.

In February 2003 he has been voted the second best blues drummer at Italian Blues Awards

Links:

Pino Liberti MySpace Official Site