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Sandro Dominelli

Sandro Dominelli is one of Canada`s most creative, talented and tasteful drummers. Through his continuing success’ as a much sought-after composer, bandleader, side man, and producer he has proven to be an established luminary in the Canadian music scene.

Sandro’s musical sensibilities have caught the attention of international and local jazz icons alike, who have been inspired to perform or record with his influence. His collaborations include a long list of the veritable whos who of the jazz scene, such as Joe Lovano, Sheila Jordan, Ernie Watts, Pete Christleib, Doug Riley, Oliver Jones, Guido Basso, Hugh Fraser, PJ Perry and Tommy Banks. Additionally, he’s performed and recorded with such modern contemporary luminaries as Ben Monder, Chris Tarry, Kenny Werner, and Ralph Bowen.

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”Dominelli's wispy brushwork perfectly compliments the ghostly atmosphere of Chris Isaak's “Wicked Game.”

- Will Romano, Modern Drummer, New York

”Dominelli and his colleagues are to be congratulated on a warm, enjoyable, unhurried, always tasteful album and one that contains some great playing.”

- Ian Mann, The Jazz Mann, United Kingdom

”When this jazz power trio embraces its own peculiar uniqueness, good things happen.”

- Ken Micallef, Downbeat Magazine

”Really cool CD. It has made my personal music collection.”

- Shawn Marino, Universal Music Canada

”Drummers of all skill levels should study Sandro's performance on The Alvo Sessions just to gelan and learn more about solo development

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The Alvo Sessions

The Alvo Sessions

Self Produced

Meet Me in the Alley

Meet Me in the Alley

Second Storey Records




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