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Joanne Ruocco

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About Joanne

Dynamic, Powerful Drummer who can play versatile styles, Rock with a mighty Punch and John Bohnam ,funky grooves, & Percussionist-
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History track record performance/ recordings/ Advert / Soundtrack for : Renault formula 1 Rosemary Smith ( drums/ Percussion track SHINE ON ) Viral workshops- Drumming And Congas ( Mienl Endorsese) Chuck Berry- Live theatres Paul Weller & The Style Council - Recordings / Tour Bobby Womack - Live concerts Ronnie Wood - Rolling Stones Billy Ocean- Recordings/ Live performances Roberta Pla- Congas live Performance Kyle Minogue - Recordings / Live Performance Howard Carpendale - stadium tours & Live Recordings ( Universal Records) Tympani, Tubular bells, congas, timbales drums and gongs Robin Bibi - Blues live shows drums Sam Kelly Blues Station - blues / funk Congas / Timbales Groove Manoover- Funk / R&B Congas/ Timbakrs and drums Mr Gong - Funk Fusion - Drums and Congas/ Timbales Art Wood All Stars - Drummer Hollywood Beyond- Drummer recordings / Tour Warner Brothers The Union Exchange / Peter Conway - all drums / Percussion Recordings and Soundtrack releases Drum clinics - Ziljian international / Pear Drums / Meinl Percussions and Cymbals.

Performance details
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
I can perform with backing tracks
Encore awards
4th Encoreversary
Rock, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Pop rock, Jazz, Blues, Cabaret, Dixieland, Gypsy jazz, Jazz fusion, Latin jazz, Modern jazz, Postmodern jukebox jazz, Ragtime, Swing, Barbershop, Gospel, Pop, Acoustic, Americana, Funk, Funk rock, Motown, R&B, Vintage, Contemporary classical, Film / TV music, Musical theatre
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Event types:
Recording session, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Concert, Theatre / Show
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Other skills:
Fluent sight-reader, Arranger
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Customer questions

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

Cancellation or re- scheduled request require 48 hours notice. Otherwise full session fee applies for cancellation breach of lead time .

How much time do you need to set up?

Drum Kit 30 minutes ( full size 5 price) Congas & Timbales ( 20 minutes) Congas ( 10 minutes) Tympani ( s) orchestral percussion variation applies with hire company and portage agreement

Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?


Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?

Drums / Percussion yes Orchestra percussion no that must be agreed to be hired in

Can you learn specific pieces before the event?

Yes - providing arrangements and or recorded tracks are sent over in advance Minimum 3 working business days


Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Short performance (up to 15 min)£160
Up to 1 hour£200
Up to 2 hours£300
Up to 3 hours£400


From customers:

Steve W, 2 years ago