With twenty-five years experience as a professional musician and instructor, Al Sergel performs for audiences worldwide. A drummer and percussionist, Sergel received his Bachelor of Music in Percussion and Masters of Music in Jazz Studies from Florida State University. In addition, he studied for a year with John Ramsey at the Berklee College of Music.

Having had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of artists, Sergel’s creativity, style adaptability and musical sense contribute to his busy schedule. Regardless of the musical style or the performance environment, Sergel is comfortable and ready to create.

Sergel has performed and recorded with Jason UptonJohn Mark McMillanRita SpringerChad LawsonMartin BejeranoFrank KimbroughChristine D’ClarioLeonard JonesDon PotterSuzi YaraeiJonathan & Melissa HelserMolly WilliamsJosh BaldwinAsher Seevinck, Andy Squyres, Noel FreidlineJim Brock and many more.

As well, Sergel has shared the stage with such notable artists as Kim Walker-SmithWilliam MatthewsMatt MaherBob MintzerMarcus PrintupRick SkaggsNelson RangellJim Snidero and Adam Nitti.

Sergel is the founder of The TamTam Group and resides in North Carolina with his wife Naida, their 3 amazing daughters and 1 amazing son.

Sergel endorses Heartbeat CymbalsHD Custom Drums64Audio and TheBoxKit.

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