Top Percussionists for hire

These professional percussionists will bring added grooves, beats, and textures to your track with congas, maracas, tambourines and yes, even cowbell

Studio Drummer/Perc/Producer - Dennis Holt
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Dennis Holt is one of Nashville's most gifted musicians, whose drumming abilities cross nearly every genre from Americana to Country to Rock, Jazz, Ambient and R & B. Seasoned global performer, Dennis’ diversity has proven itself in recording with Taylor Swift, AD/Kansas, Emmylou Harris, Trisha Yearwood, and Deniece Williams to name but a few.

Percussion For Your Recordings - Daniel Sadownick
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Percussionist and Beat Programmer for Taylor Swift, Norah Jones, The Roots, Michael Brecker and Steely Dan providing excellent Percussion and Beats for your Songs/Album.

Drums, Percussion & Producing - Max Gaertner
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Hi! I'm a producer & percussionist with lots of experience working for artists, companies and film industry as well as a multi-percussionist playing drums, marimba, vibraphone and all kinds of items with experience in contemporary, classical, pop, rock, jazz, ambient and electronic music. I'm always very curious about new music, so let's work :)

Latin session percussionist - JORGE VARDE
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Hi! My name is Jorge and I'm a session percussionist, rhythm section producer based in Buenos Aires. I am a latin percussionist with more than 20 years of experience. I play on many sessions and tour professionally. If you are looking for Afro-Latin percussion sounds and colors, contact me. First class acoustic instruments on your song or album.

Americana/Rock Session Drummer/Percussionist - Brian Griffin
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Recording credits include Lana Del Rey, Brandi Carlile, The Black Crowes, Alessia Cara, The Wallflowers, Iggy Pop, Dolly Parton, Dionne Warwick. Los Angeles based session drummer available to help you with your music! Great touch, feel, sounds and ideas.

Platinum-Selling Session Drums - Dylan Wissing
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I play drums on "Girl on Fire" by Alicia Keys, "In America" by John Legend, "Lord Knows" by Drake, tracks from Jay Z, Eminem, Kanye West, Needtobreathe, Rick Ross and many more. I want to play on your songs, too!

Session Drummer - Brandon Davis
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Platinum Drummer! ENRIQUE IGLESIAS, STEVE HARWELL, TROI IRONS, DIGITAL DAGGERS, CHRIS CLOUSE, MEGAN SLANKARD,L PLUS 100's MORE! Award Winning Drummer 220+ 5/5 rating reviews on Airgigs 300+ Album Credits 2010 Most Outstanding Drummer Winner at Musicians Institute 2014 Big Drum Bonanza top 10 contestant 2015 FFDP + Paiste Drum Contest Winner

Creative Grooves&Great Sounds - Alex Hoeffken
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Recording top sounding drums and innovative sounds for your song tracked in a huge sounding room. I'll find the right groove to your song.

Session Drummer/Percussionist - Nik Hughes
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I am currently the drummer for Bush, but I have toured and recorded with Andy Grammer, Bishop Briggs, Youngblood Hawke, Puddle of Mudd, Emily Osment, Iglu & Hartly, Ty Taylor and many more. I love tracking drums at my studio, doing what is needed for each song, with high quality tones and sounds crafted specifically for each track.

Multi Platinum Drummer - Chuck Sabo
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Over 2,000,000,000 streams with the help of my drum tracks. Including Elton John, Pulp, XTC, Suggs, Brian Eno, Right Said Fred, Gary Barlow, Natalie Imbruglia, Etienne Daho, Chaka Khan, Shakespears Sister, Brian Adams. Special price here on SoundBetter, for the unsigned songwriter. **1/3 of my label fee + free studio time**

African drums Kora Songwriter - Tom Rossi
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LA based composer, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer. As a percussionist, I specialize in African, Cuban and Brazilian drumming. I've lived in Togo & Ghana, West Africa, Habana & Matanzas, Cuba and Bahia, Brazil. I've played with Papa Ladji Camara, Mustapha Tetty Addy, Changuito, Giovanni Hidalgo, Los Papines and Afro Cuba.

Percussion For Your Music.  - HandPercussionTracks
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Hello, my name is Larry. I specialize in remote sessions and offer incredible sounding percussion tracks at affordable rates. To date, I have competed over 2500 online sessions through various platforms. I have extensive credits in film/TV and have worked on projects ranging from the DIY artist to Walt Disney Studios. I offer a 100% guarantee.

Creative Percussion Recordings - Ben Aylon
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Creative percussion recordings for songs, music productions & sample libraries

El Caballero studio percussion - Ruben de Ruiter
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El Caballero percussionist Ruben de Ruiter has played with well-known and unknown artists, bands and orchestras at festivals and venues in the Netherlands and abroad. He also played in musical and theater productions, in television and radio programs and made recordings in his home studio and other sound studios.

Record any Kind of Percussion - Facundo Alvarez
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If you´re for some great percussion in your music I´m the perfect guy for the job. I have experience in recording multiple percussion instruments in arrangements of African, Afro-Latin, Afro-Caribbean, Afro-Brazilian and Latin American music, which I have applied to various musical productions as a sessionist and / or producer.

Session Drummer - Nicholas Sibley
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I'm a session drummer living in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. I've recorded in studios all across the state and studied with drumming greats such as Thomas Lang, Simon Phillips, Terry Bozzio, Chad Wackerman, Tony Royster Jr., and more. I can get you a professional sounding studio-quality drum track in less than two days.

Percussion:all styles, remote  - Ramon Yslas
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Chicago,Paul Stanley,Christina Aguilera,Marcus Miller,The Voice,David Sanborn and many others.

Folk/World Percussion Grooves - Facundo Flores
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I provide your songs with unexpected, great sounding percussion colors, imaginative grooves and sounds, with acoustic sensitivity. I am a recording and touring percussionist and drummer with over 20 years of experience working with a wide variety of artists around the globe: U.S.A., Latin America, Europe and Asia. Contact me with your questions!

Latin American Percussionist - Agustin Lumerman
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I am an Argentine percussionist interested in the study of the development of percussion instruments of Latin American popular music. I specialize in the sounds of the River Plate. I trained as a drummer and percussionist. I dedicate myself to music more than 20 years ago.

Latin Afro Multi-Percussionist - Gala Celia
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Latin Afro Multi-Percussionist. Touring with Jorge Drexler.

Percussionist - Brian Shankar Adler
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Are you seeking a creative drummer, percussionist and composer with a specialty in Indian instruments (tabla and many others), Brian Shankar Adler's work has been described as “profoundly exquisite.” Adler has worked with Bomba de Tiempo, Ballet Hispanico, LA Opera, Guillermo Klein, and been featured in Modern Drummer, DownBeat and NPR.

Session & Live Perf Drummer - Mark Massicotte
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Passionate, Pocket and Feel session drummer for hire. Affordably priced high quality drum tracks.

Ethnic Percussionist, Producer - Onur Seçki
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Istanbul based Percussionist, Producer, Audio Engineer with 10 years of experience. I can perform very traditional rhythms and also make very modern grooves with improvised percussion solos and compose full beat arrangements for your project. I play darbuka, bendir, frame drums, riq, cymbal, bongos, djembe, cajon. Ready to do my best for your music

Vibraphone/Vocals/Songwriting - Rosie Cerquone
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I am a professional mallet percussionist, endorsed by Marimba One and BlueHaus Mallet Shop. As both a classical musician and a singer-songwriter, I have the skills to create the mallet (or vocal!) part you're dreaming of, whether it's from a notated piece of music, or an idea you send to me in a voice note. I want to help your song come to life!

Percussion & Drums. All styles - Matt Hodge
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My studio is permanently set up with top-quality mics and a vast array of instruments ranging from the usual congas, bongos, cajon, tambourines, cowbells etc. to more exotic instruments like calabash, trines, tabla, talking drum, dholak, & tuned percussion. No session is too big or too small and I am able to work to the strictest deadlines.

Session percussionist - Carmen Elisa
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Carmen Elisa Vargas Assistant Principal and Percussionist at the Venezuela Symphony Orchestra

Marimba player - Konstantinos Botinis
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Professional marimba player specialized in studio recording, editing mixing and mastering your music production

Drums, Percussion, Vibraphone - Julian Loida
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Conservatory-trained, improvising, creative, thoughtful, and synesthetic percussionist has experience in genres from Cuban folkloric music to traditional Irish, from flamenco to Mahler, from Donnie Hathaway to Chris Stapleton. With a fresh and versatile perspective, Julian is a dedicated collaborator who brings his full artistry to every project.

Percussion / Vibraphone - JOÃO PAULO DRUMOND
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Add depth and excitement to your music with my diverse collection of percussion instruments expertly recorded in my state-of-the-art studio. 10+ years' remote recording expertise. Percussion degree from UFMG, Brazil. Specialized in Vibraphone with honors in France ('13). Also skilled in theater & game music composition.

Session Percussionist, Drummer - Ed Lobo
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I am a Latin music artist resided in New Zealand. I have my on musical project as well as being a session musician and live percussionist for various bands in NZ. I play many percussion instruments and have my own recording studio here in NZ More information at https://edandtheshadowboys.com

PERCUSSION FOR YOUR TRACK - Takafumi Nikaido
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My name is Taka living in New York. I graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2016 and working as a professional percussionist. I could record any style of song (Afro Cuban,Peruvian, Pop, Jazz, Funk, etc.) for $100 with unlimited instruments. (My main style is Afro Cuban)

Percussion, Drummer, Producer - Emilio Martins
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I am Emilio Martins, Brazilian percussionist, drummer, composer, educator and producer. My main activities are experiments with many different percussions and create new sounds and grooves with that.

Tabla Grooves & Percussion   - Mendi Singh
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I started learning the Tabla from the age of 3. Working with array of world class artists which has shaped my life and my style of playing. I performed Tabla with Take That in 2017 on their Wonderland Arena and Stadium UK and Ireland Tour, playing to over half a million people. One of the shows from the O2 arena was broadcasted live in 600 cinemas

Beatboxer, Music Producer - Romo
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I am a creative, driven, and results-oriented professional passionate about music production, audio-video editing, and content creation. With a proven track record of success creating engaging content and working with various clients worldwide including Miele (renowned house appliances brand) and Dharma, KSHMR's world-famous EDM record label.

Write/arrange Music - The Shadow Dragon
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To Do My Best Is My QUEST!

Vibraphone Session - Walter Yones
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Vibraphone Sessionist Walter Yones, offers professional vibes recordings in his home studio for your track, provided to you in your preferred format, jazz or any style of music.

Musical Story Teller - Ester LC
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I am a professional drummer with a need to narrate stories. So I started to sing, write songs, produce music videos and also create marketing strategies for different professions.

Cantante, Compositora - Ana Eugenia
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Soy cantante, compositora y bailarina. Actualmente, me dedico a producir y componer mis propias canciones, colaborando en diversos proyectos. Mi música se enmarca en diversos estilos, géneros, por lo que me interesa la fusion y diversidad que puede generarse en un proyecto; es lo que me identifica y resalta en mí.

Session Drummer - Nico Lembo
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Session/live drummer with over 25 years of experience and will provide you with a usable take every time. Toured with Larkin Poe, Lauren Morrow, the Emerald Empire band, and others.

MarimbaVibesSteelPanPercussion - MisterRubato
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Marimba, Vibes, Steel Drums, and Percussion available for your project!

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Beats & Percussion Sessions - Jeroen de Rijk Homestudio
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You hire me for custom recorded high level multi style percussion for every thinkable musical situation. - I record overdubs, sounding 'dry', without effects/plugins. (You do the mixing in your session) - Editing and bouncing is done resulting in flawless hi res .wav/aiff files. - You get those files through ‘wetransfer’ or whatever suits you.

Session Drummer and Composer - Oshan Saxena
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Oshan Saxena is a multi-genre drummer, composer, and performer with an experience of 10 years in live performance and studio work and is currently enrolled in the third year of Bachelor Degree studies in Professional Musicianship in the British and Irish Music Institute of Berlin.

Studio Conga and Bongo Player - Danilo Gossain
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Multi awarded Latin Grammy nominee, conga and bongo player. Specialized in coloring with three congas.

Steel drummer, steel drums - Kent Arnsbarger
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Need a steel drummer for you tracks? Steel drummer, recording artist, producer. I kind of do it all like most people I guess. I play 150+ gigs a year and have 7 albums on AppleMusic. I've recorded on over 50 albums the last 2 years on other platforms like this. I compose music for marching perc groups in Indiana and was on Jimmy Fallon!

Session / Live Drummer - Michael Poncé
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Hello! My name is Michael Poncé and I am a session/live drummer based in Nashville, TN.

Productor y Beatmaker urbano - Dj Luiggi On The Beat
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Music producer with extensive knowledge in the alternative urban scene, Latin urban music DJ and beatmaker specialized in Caribbean urban rhythms.

Percussionista - Marcos Guaruja
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Marcos Guaruja a Brazilian Percussionist passionate about creating captivating and engaging rhythms. My musical journey has led me to explore a variety of styles and influences, resulting in a wealth of sounds that I'm excited to share with the world.

Indian rhythms and Konnakol - Charu Hariharan
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Percussionist, specialising in Indian Classical Music (Carnatic). Been a part of Oscar winning RRR. I play Mridangam, Khanjira, and other traditional percussions and also recite KONNAKOL. I also work as a composer, arranger, programmer and rhythm producer. I am also a trained classical singer

Percussion player - Ayman Mabrouk
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Percussionist Recording Artist - Frank Colón
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Frank Colón is a specialist in Latin-Caribbean and Brazilian percussion instruments including congas, bongos, timbales, bata drums, shekere, cuica, and berimbau. As a sideman with the Manhattan Transfer for 12 years, he collaborated on two of their Grammy awards and was voted in 1988 as“Most Influential Percussionist of the Year.

Percussion Session Musician - Patrick Fitzgibbon
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I am a percussionist with tons of experience adding tasteful parts to tracks in many styles. I've worked with Yessian Music, Assemble Sound, Epitome Studios and have done lots of remote recording for smaller projects. My instruments include; marimba, vibraphone, steel drum, congas, djembe, tabla, dumbek, orchestral percussion, shakers, kit, etc.

Percusionista latino de sesion - Cristian Manrique
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Soy Percusionista latino con experiencia en grabaciones de temas de salsa entre otros géneros populares, grabando bloque de percusión. Así como grabación de sounds effects, para proyectos audiovisuales, creación de música para cine o escenas.

Drummer for Hire - Ryan Koeper
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Experienced drummer specializing in church type music. I have 8 songs on Spotify with a band I was a part of a few years ago.

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Percussion Parts that Groove - Arunachala
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Thinking outside the box to add some extra magic to your songs. Tasteful, expressive textures in contemporary percussion, using traditional and modern percussion instruments. Singer Songwriter, Americana, Folk, Roots, Funk, Indian Fusion, Soundscape, World Music.

Mallet Percussion  - Jerry Tachoir
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Grammy nominated contemporary jazz mallet artist/clinician for the Tama/Bergerault Company. Owner of Good Vibes Sound Studio. Can add quality vibes and marimba parts to your music. Also available to Mix and Master.

East African Drums / Mixing - Ilya Izotov
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Professional East African drums, percussion and string instruments recording / Sound mixing

Percussionist, Sound Engineer  - Andres
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Colombian, Afro Cuban and Punk Rock Percussion. Recording, Editing, Mixing, Audio Post-Production

Remote Hip-hop Rock Beat Maker - Different Person
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Unique Sound Maker

Music Producer, Percussionist - Cameron Bailey
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Multi-instrumentalist and producer, I can help with audio editing, sound design, mixing, vocal tuning, and sound design. I can also help with creating custom VST presets, backing tracks, drum sample replacement, and Ableton setups for live situations.

Remote Drums Recording - eliasvillalba
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More than 300 songs recorded from my home studio. I have recorded drums for many artists around the world.

Session Percussionist Producer - Hennessey
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20+Years. 100+ Records. Any kind of diasporic percussion on your tracks,

Handpan/Hangdrum Player  - Motaz H. Matar
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An infinitely dedicated handpan player, who plays with passion and unending determination, inspiring and captivating audiences with each note.

Handpan and Percussion - Mark D'Ambrosio
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My name is Mark and I am a percussionist and player of the handpan, a rare and unique musical instrument. I've collaborated with artists from across the globe in genres from rap/hip hop to ambient electronic music, orchestral soundtrack music, and everything in between! I can't wait to bring your project to life!

Percussionist  - Damon Grant
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I am a well versed percussionist in several styles and genres. I can add a vast array of colors and textures to enhance your existing grooves or work with you to create new ones. I will provide professional quality tracks (stems) for your songs/album/film score and more!

Brazilian Studio Drummer - Rodrigo Dias
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Looking for a creative drummer for your projects with that Brazilian swing? I am that drummer, with extensive experience in recordings, I deliver the project with up to 13 tracks, clean and with great quality. So were the recordings with Jorge Vercillo, Monarco, Marcelo Camelo, Gilson Peranzzetta and others.

Session Drumming - Justdrumin2
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I will record professional sounding drums for demos or songs in the style of Pop/Rock/Metal/Alternative. I use an Alesis SamplePad Pro with Studio One 5 DAW primarily for recording drums. Sample tracks were recorded with the Alesis SampelPad Pro. Can also record live drums, but costs extra.

EDM/POP Music Producer,  - Dilot Music
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Tommaso di Loreto ("Dilot") is an EDM music producer since 2020, his newest music conveys a great sense of rhythm to the listener.

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indie/math-rock/shoegaze drums - Evgeni Obruchkov
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Indie/math-rock/midwest-emo/post-rock/shoegaze drummer. I will record a tight and punchy drums for your songs!

Percussionist and Composer - Raphael T
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Percussionist for Disney's The Lion King, Cirque du Soleil, multiple grammy award winning Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra and most importantly, YOUR next project!

Session Vibraphonist - Bill Ware
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BILL WARE, sought after session soloist offers professional vibes recordings in his home studio for your track, provided to you in your preferred format, jazz or any style of music.

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