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01.11.1964-10.12.2016 Born in Uster, Switzerland, Enzo Todesco began his music studies at the age of four and was playing in his father’s “Trio Todesco” by the time he was six. He studied with Leonardo, one of Europe’s most respected Drum-Set Teacher & book-author, and at age sixteen Enzo began touring with Top pop, Jazz and Funk Bands. Enzo moved to Los Angeles in 1984 to attend the Percussion Institute of Technology (PIT). Upon his graduation in 1985, he was voted OUTSTANDING STUDENT OF THE YEAR and was invited to join the PIT faculty. Enzo has established his reputation as a world class drummer, programmer, and all-around musician through his impeccable technique, feel and professionalism. He worked with artists such as Gino Vannelli, Randy Crawford, Frank Gambale to name a few.
Sizes: 18", 19", 20", 22", 24", 26"
Sound character: Deep, dark, rich, brilliant, warm. Wide range, fairly complex mix. Even, balanced, very responsive feel. Pearly, wooden ping over a wide, deep, full wash. Big, swelling crash sound. Strong, articulate embedded bell. An ultimate classic sound, developed in 1967 during one of popular music's most revolutionary eras.
Sizes: 14", 15", 16"
Sound character: Mellow, warm, yet brilliant with a hissing shimmer. Medium range and fairly clean mix. Warm, light and woody open sound, paired with a well defined, soft chick-sound. A very classic hi-hat for multi-purpose application in different musical genres.