Andrea De Marchi is a drummer, educator, and sound engineer currently residing in Treviso, Italy. He began studying drums and percussion at the age of 10 and graduated at the Conservatory of Bologna at age 21. He has collaborated with various artists such as Tiziano Ferro, Annalisa Scarrone, Tolo Marton (Winner of the Jimi Hendrix Competition in 1998), Don Airey (Deep Purple), Roger Glover (Deep Purple), Gerry McAvoy (Rory Gallagher), David Jackson (Van Der Graaf Generator), Nic Potter (Van Der Graaf Generator), Aldo Tagliapietra (Le Orme), Tony Pagliuca (Le Orme) and many others.