Rogerio Boccato
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Rogerio Boccato

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Rog?rio Boccato, Brazilian percussionist and educator, is a faculty member of the Percussion department of The Hartt School teaching Brazilian Percussion and Ritmica. He also has been presenting clinics on traditional Brazilian rhythms and styles and on Rhythmic development, which have been enthusiastically received at universities around the United States, Mexico and Portugal. Recently relocated from Sao Paulo to New York, Rogerio is featured on percussion on Kenny Garrett?s 2007 Grammy-nominated album "Beyond The Wall", and on John Patitucci's latest release "Remembrance", alongside Joe Lovano and Brian Blade. As a longtime member of the ?Orquestra Jazz Sinfonica do Estado de S?o Paulo?, Rog?rio Boccato has played with Antonio Carlos Jobim, Hermeto Pascoal, Milton Nascimento, Cl?udio Roditi, Egberto Gismonti, Jo?o Bosco, Joe Zawinul, among others.