Albe Bonacci is a studio/performing drummer and educator in Los Angeles. Albe has made his career working for scores of independent artists and has recorded with studio legends such as Larry Hart, Desmond Child, Diane Warren, and Jack Segal. He has also performed for television, stage, live radio, film, and on dozens of CD’s, most recently including Dave Morrison’s “Nothing Left to Lose”.
Albe has authored articles for Modern Drummer and Percussive Notes magazines and most recently DW’s Edge and Drum magazine. Albe has held clinics for Sam Ash and Musician’s Friend music stores, the Nashville Percussion Institute, the Hollywood Custom and Vintage Drum shows, and the 2008 and 2014 PASIC conventions.
Albe is also a faculty member at Musician’s Institute, where he teaches classes in technique, contemporary drum styles and gives private lessons. Albe was awarded Faculty Member of the Year in 2016 and 2017.