A graduate of Western Connecticut State University with a B.M. in Jazz Studies, Nick D’Errico performs and teaches music throughout Connecticut and the Tri-State area.
Nick is available for gigs in all genres including jazz, rock/pop, funk/r&b/hip-hop, blues and musicals as well as recording sessions.
Currently Nick can most likely be seen performing with The Brandt Taylor Band (originals and covers in the blues/soul/rock genre), with New Haven’s Indie-folk group Goodnight Blue Moon (www.goodnightbluemoon.com) and in a new duo setting with multi-keyboardist Joel Paradis (drum ‘n bass, electronic, hip-hop).
He is also available for private instruction for drumset, theory/composition/ear-training and for clinics/masterclasses throughout Connecticut and is a member of the Vic Firth Educational Team.
In addition to private lessons, he currently teaches at the following locations: Neighborhood Music School (New Haven, CT), and Family Music (Hamden, CT).
***COMING in 2013!!! Nick’s Instructional Books: > “A Gateway to Creativity and the Development of Concepts for the Intermediate Drummer”*** and “Inside the Pocket” For information or questions regarding lessons, gigs, and other events, feel free to contact Nick by clicking here.