Sandy Gennaro


Oral History Information

Sandy Gennaro’s skills as a drummer can be heard on recordings and live performances by artists such as Hall of Famers Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Bo Diddley and Cyndi Lauper, The Monkees, Benny Mardones, and The Pat Travers Band. His innovative playing and knowledge of his gear have led to endorsement deals with the top music manufacturing companies such as DW Drums, Ludwig, Paiste, and Zildjian.  Moreover, his interest in helping others overcome adversities, as he has, resulted in a second career as a keynote speaker and lecturer who has shared his "Beat The Odds" Presentation with businesses and student bodies to help create a thriving culture as a launching pad for heightened success in business, relationships, and life. He incorporates his unforgettable behind-the-scenes stories to drive home his proven concepts to create Rockstar Performances in every arena.