Jazz drummer Mat Marucci is really a solo recording musician, bandleader, program musician, and instructor. Delivered on July 2, 1945, in Rome, NY, Marucci provides performed alongside such notables as Jimmy Smith, Kenny Burrell, Adam Moody, Eddie Harris, Pal DeFranco, Les McCann, Bobby Shew, Don Menza, and John Tchicai, amongst others. From 1979, Marucci continues to be issuing single albums, including such game titles as Who Perform Voo Doo, Celebration, Lifeline, Extensity, Avant Bop, Body and Spirit, and Ulterior Theme. Furthermore to documenting and executing, Marucci provides authored many drumming books for Lewis Music and Mel Bay Magazines, penned content for Contemporary Drummer mag, the Percussive Arts Society’s Percussive Records and Percussion Information, Pro-Mark’s Upstrokes, and the web drum mag Cyber-Drum, and can be an adjunct teacher at American River University, in Sacramento, CA. 2002 noticed the discharge of Marucci’s second reserve for Mel Bay Magazines, Drumstick Finger Systems and Methods.