alsergel.com

drummer&dreamer

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Alfred Sergel IV has 26 years of experience as a professional drummer. He was trained on drumset and percussion at the Berklee College of Music and Florida State University.  Throughout his career Al has recorded on Billboard charting albums & singles and has performed with Grammy & Dove Award winning artists.

Al's creativity, style adaptability and musical sense give him an advantage and ease in collaborating with many musicians with versatile styles.  

Over the years Al has recorded with Jason UptonJohn Mark McMillanChad LawsonFrank KimbroughChristine D’ClarioRita SpringerLeonard JonesDon PotterSuzi YaraeiJonathan & Melissa Helser and many more.  Past live performances have included playing with notable artists such as Joan Rivers, Nnenna FreelonFred YonnetKim Walker-Smith, Kristine DiMarco, Bryan & Katie Torwalt, Chris McClarneyMatt Maher, Pat Barrett (Housefires), Daniel BashtaBob MintzerMartin BejeranoMarcus PrintupRick SkaggsNelson RangellJim Snidero and Adam Nitti.

Currently, Al performs regularly with Jason Upton, Noel Freidline, Chad Lawson and his own band, the Alfred Sergel IVtet.  He maintains an active teaching studio and is adjunct faculty at The Kings University. Al endorses Sabian CymbalsRegal Tip, Reverie DrumsHD Custom Drums, ShyBaffles64Audio and TheBoxKit.

Al resides in Charlotte, North Carolina.

cover photo: Nino Vincenzo Valpiani
bio headshot by: Madelenn
other pics by: Charlotte Photography