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Vin Scialla

Vin Scialla, drummer, bandleader, and artist has traveled the world performing music. Vin balances a career as drummer, composer, and educator in New York City. US Department of Defense entertainment tours have taken him to the Caribbean, the Middle East, Asia and Egypt. Scialla is best known for his innovative fusion of Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Indian and American musical traditions. He records and regularly tours with Indian mandolin virtuoso Snehasish Mozumder, and Mission: on Mars w/Neel Murgai. He also co-leads a writing and recording band with saxophonist Eric Schugren and Brian Charette

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New York City

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Vin Scialla holds a B.M. from Hartt School of Music, received his Masters at the Conservatory at Brooklyn College, and is currently pursuing his Doctoral degree. Scialla recently performed at Lincoln Center Out-of-doors NYC, Symphony Space, and The Greenespace at WNYC Radio. He recently assisted on a percussion book for MelBay Publ, and sponsors include Sennheiser/Neumann, Sabian Cymbals.

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Clinician for Drums & World Percussion, sponsors include Sabian cymbals, Sennheiser/Neumann.

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Vin Scialla /Eric Schugren /Brian Charette /Mike DiRubbo

Vin Scialla /Eric...

LiftoffRecords / PrimeDirective Jazz

Snehasish & Sound of Mandolin: Jazz and North Indian Styles

Snehasish & Sound of...

Random Chance Records

Tarana Sessions

Tarana Sessions

Liftoff Records