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Tommy Igoe

Primary Instrument: Drums

For more than 20 years, Tommy Igoe, has been blazing a trail in the music industry as a sideman, band leader, and educator. His Birdland Big Band is the hottest band in the world's biggest music market, and Tommy leads the band's sold out shows with the same passion and energy that has made him one of the world's top drummers.

Tommy lives and works in New York, but has recorded and toured internationally with artists such as: Stanley Jordan, Art Garfunkel, Lauryn Hill, Dave Grusin, New York Voices, Patti Austin, Mark Mancina, Blood, Sweat and Tears, and David Wilcox. Recently, he wrote the drum book for Disney's legendary Broadway musical, The Lion King, integrating the modern day drum set into the heavily-percussive African score....
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Awards

Most recently: 2014 Winner "Best Jazz Drummer" Modern Drummer Readers Poll + 100's of other awards and accolades...
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    The Tommy Igoe Groove Conspiracy

    Deep Rhythm Music
    2014
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    Eleven

    Self Produced
    2011
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    Live From New York

    Spotlite Records
    2008
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    The Lew Anderson Tribute Concert

    Spotlite Records
    2007
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    Groove Essentials

    Spotlite Records
    2004
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    New Ground

    Spotlite Records
    1996
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Featured recording “The Tommy Igoe Groove Conspiracy”

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The Tommy Igoe Groove Conspiracy

Deep Rhythm Music (2014)

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Mar24 Tommy Igoe Groove Conspiracy
Yoshi's San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
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”The Tommy Igoe Groove Conspiracy has everything that fans have come to expect from this drumming phenom's bands: inventive arrangements of well- known material, unearthed gems, unadulterated swing, chops-y drum breaks, incredibly tight ensemble work, and scintillating solos. Add to that a list of superb guests, including trumpeter Randy Brecker and percussionist Karl Perazzo, and it's clear that a wild ride awaits. “ All About Jazz

“A powerhouse”- jazz times

“complete mastery...” SF Chronicle

“Unbelievable depth and power”- Downbeat

“Mindbending command”- Modern Drummer

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