Elizabeth Del Grande

COUNTRY Brazil      
GROUP SAO PAULO STATE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (OSESP)      

Biography

BORN IN: São Paulo - Brazil

LIVES IN: São Paulo - Brazil

DRUMMING SINCE: 1970

CURRENT BAND/PROJECT(S): Principal timpani at the São Paulo State Symphony Orchestra (OSESP), Professor of Percussion at the Cantareira College of Music, OSESP Academy of Music and Municipal School of Music.

BIGGEST INFLUENCE(S): Saul Goodman (USA), Arnaldo Calusio (Colon - AR), Silvio Gualda (FR), and Charles Smith (USA - Boston Symphony)

FAVOURITE ALBUM PLAYED ON: "Villa Lobos Choros" and "Bachianas Brasileiras" - recorded with OSESP.

CAREER HIGHLIGHT: 40 years of life dedicated to making music. That is a privilege.

FAVOURITE SABIAN CYMBAL: Molto Symphonic Suspended

Stephen Nelson

Palmetto Percussion, North Forsyth High School

Matt Brusca

Gateway Indoor, Colts Cadets

Jeff Kozol

Simon Kirke, The Flash Band

Brian Baldauff

West Liberty University

Dr. Kurt Gartner

Associate Professor Of Music, Kansas State Univ.