David Garibaldi


Oral History Information

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Musician, Drummer

David Garibaldi is the innovative drummer for Tower of Power and a much respected clinician well known throughout the world.  He joined the group in 1970 just as they signed Bill Graham on as their manager.  Before long the group was recording and landed several hits on the charts.  David’s skills as a drummer soon generated the attention of young students and others to learn more about his style and his techniques.  The interest resulted in a multi-decade long journey to music stores around the world performing and teaching his craft.  In 2012, David was inducted into the Percussive Art Society Hall Of Fame.