Pat Petrillo's Big Rhythm Band

Known for his deep groove and stylistic versatility to cover any musical situation, world class drummer Pat Petrillo is proud to introduce his new project…The Big Rhythm Band!  An All – Star, 9 piece horn driven group, delivering great grooves with original melodies, and great arrangements of well known classic R&B.

Having backed and toured with a variety of artists from many genres, including Patti LaBelle, Gloria Gaynor, Glen Burtnik, Constantine Maroulis, and numerous Broadway shows, he brings his exciting and groove based drumming to this powerful band.

The Big Rhythm Band consists of some of today’s finest musicians.  Stylistically, the NYC Big Rhythm Band is not your average Big Band…Covering a variety of styles from R&B/Soul, to Funk, Fusion, and even Roots Rock, with sizzling arrangements of well known classics from EWF, George Duke, Stevie Wonder, and Dr. John, plus, great originals from members of the band, and as well as Gordon Goodwin.  You will be energized and inspired by these great players after a great night of BIG RHYTHM!

Here’s the bands promotional video from a recent show at The Cutting Room in New York City:

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Upcoming appearances:

May – Allentown Jazz Festival