Drummer, Composer, Teacher, Writer,
Angelo's career began with a two year stint as drummer with the John Dell Trio with vocalist Tony
Angelo played with the army band and then went on to other band work for luminaries such as Gerry
Mulligan, Michey Crane, Billy Butterfield, Zoot Simms and Sol Yaged, etc. until he joined the Joe Barone - Lily
Ann Carol Group. This association was to last for over 18 years.
Angelo's additional selected list of
Trios and Duos
The Mike Mann Drio, Lou Nola Duo, Rene Martel Trio, Gus Valli Orchestra, Johnny Avino,
Rainbow Room, Sal Mathews Quartet. Recorded three albums.
Angelo is currently with the Ernie Barry Duo
every Tuesday with singer Sandy Jordan and The Larry Luger Trio.
Paintings by Angelo Ferrara