Who is Virgil Donati?

Virgil Donati is widely recognized as one of the most dedicated and technically advanced drummers of all time

Virgil was born in Melbourne, Australia, where he also launched his career. Since the mid-nineties, he has been a household name. Residing in Los Angeles, Virgil is traveling the world as an international drumming superstar, as well as a composer and an educator.

He has performed and toured with the likes of Tommy Emmanuel, Steve Vai, and Allan Holdsworth, while maintaining a busy schedule as a bandleader and member of numerous recording and touring bands over the years, most notably Loose Change, Southern Sons, On The Virg, Soul Sirkus, Planet X and various incarnations of The Virgil Donati Band and The Virgil Donati Trio.

His natural talent, combined with a herculean work-ethic and never-ending curiosity, has propelled him to an unbelievable performance level. (From Virgil’s website)

Getting to know Virgil Donati 

Virgil is an amazing drummer that has performed and toured with the likes of Tommy Emmanuel, Steve Vai, and Allan Holdsworth, while maintaining a busy schedule as a bandleader and member of numerous recording and touring bands over the years, most notably Loose Change, Southern Sons, On The Virg, Soul Sirkus, Planet X and various incarnations of The Virgil Donati Band and The Virgil Donati Trio.

Virgil Donati moves to Slick Audio

With everyone in lockdown, Virgil Donati spent his time refocusing on his studio work and putting a Slick Audio computer front and center of his modern new studio check out the video.