Known as “The legendary Drummer”, Paco Séry is greatly recognized for his prowess on the drum kit. Every jazz artist worth his salt will tell you that Paco Séry’s name is etched in music history for his tremendous stroke. Both ancestral and modern African influences will be found in his style of music.
His talent has been of benefit to many notable artists, including Nina Simone, Eddy Louiss, Jaco Pastorius, Dianne Reeves, Salif Keita, Papa Wemba, Marvin Gaye, Bobby McFerrin, Angélique Kidjo and so many others. He is also a winner of Grammy Awards, including the 1996 “Best World Music Album” award and a 2010 award for his participation in the last live Zawinul album “Syndicate”.