Musician, drummer, composer
Cecilia Sanchietti is an Italian drummer and composer, art director of WInJazz - Women in Jazz festival and an experienced percussion teacher.
In 2017 she was awarded by Sabian percussion brand as weekly winner of NYC "Hit Like A Girl", the sixth annual global drumming contest for female percussionists.
In 2009 she won the recognition of Outstanding Musicianship Award by Berklee College of Boston for talented musicians.
In 2017 was published a complete interview on "DrumsetMag" National Magazine for Drummers and percussionist.
She released her first album “Circle Time” Cecilia Sanchietti Jazz Project in 2015 by Alfa Music. The Album was presented both in Italy and abroad, in an international tour including Casa del Jazz (Rome, Italy), Batterika Festival, Filodrammatica (Rjieka, Croatia), KinoTeatr Rialto (Katowice, Poland), Karamel (London, UK), B-Flat and Cafè Taso(Berlin, Germany), Lucca Jazz Festival (2015, Italy). Reviews by Fabrizio Ciccarelli, PierLuigi Zanzi, Jazz it, Fabio Ciminiera, Dario Zigiotto, Feltrinelli.
In 2016 created her second original project, drummer and composer, “La terza via” (The third side of the coin), with Pierpaolo Principato on piano and Marco Siniscalco on electric bass. Nicolas Kummert featuring on tenor sax. BluJazz label. Ron Savage line notes.
She studied with Mimmo Antonini, Emanuele Smimmo (Latin-Jazz) and Fabrizio Sferra (Jazz). She attended classes with Francisco Mela, Tony Monaco and Dado Moroni at “Tuscia in Jazz”, and classes with Ron Savage, Ken Cervenka and David Boato at the “Berklee, College of Boston”, Umbria Jazz Clinics.
Cecilia collaborated and performed with (among which): Marco Siniscalco, Pierpaolo Principato, Nicolas Kummer, David Boato, Stefano Scatozza, Federica Zammarchi, Antonello Sorrentino, Enrico Zanisi, Paolo Tombolesi, Arturo Valiante, Giorgio Cuscito, Gianluca Massetti, Adriano Urso, Davide Grottelli, Francesca Tandoi, Caterina Palazzi, Mariangela Aruanno.
She collaborated with Javier Girotto, Rita Marcotulli, Giovanna Marini, Nada, Lucilla Galeazzi, Cristina Comencini, Lunetta Savino, Gabriella Aiello, Andrea Satta, Raffaella Misiti, like member of the "Orchestra del 41esimo parallelo”. With the Orchestra performed in the main Italian Festivals.
Other important collaborations: the pop singers Carmen Consoli and Luca Madonia .
2017 – “LA TERZA VIA – The third side of the coin” Cecilia Sanchietti – BluJazz (Chicago)
2016 – “Allenamento al buonumore” Agnese Valle
2015 – “Circle Time” Cecilia Sanchietti jazz project – Alfa Music Records
2013 – “Viaggio Orizzontale” – Orchestra del 41°parallelo – Zone di Musica Records
2013 – “Anche oggi piove forte” Agnese Valle
2013 – “Esiste un modo per volare meraviglioso” M. Aruanno G.De Filippi