Ernesto has not only delivered masterclasses all over the world, he has lectured at various Universities, Institutes and Music Schools internationally. For upcoming Masterclasses please check upcoming events section
For bookings please contact Ernesto Simpson Management
Ernesto is a favorite first call session drummer for many acclaimed artists. His classical training, experience and versatility all lend to the ease with which he can just pick up and play where many would struggle. What sets Ernesto aside from many drummers is his musicality; He is a musician first and a drummer second. This enables him to engage and interact with other musicians in a unique way.
Ernesto runs various seminars at certain times of the year to accommodate a variety of interests and genres. He is also available for select 1 to 1 sessions when in a location for a few days at a time.
If you are interested in the possibility of booking a seminar or a 1 to 1 please contact Ernesto Simpson Management
Ernesto has recorded with numerous artists all over the world earning multiple grammy nominations in the process. Check out some of his collaborations here:
Ernesto is a multiple grammy nominated world class drummer and musician of international acclaim. His experience spans over thirty years of international performing, recording, touring, teaching and session music playing alongside some of the greatest names in the industry.Read more
Ernesto Simpson is a consummate professional who always delivers musicality, rhythmic inventiveness and a creative energy. A true master.
Another great and musical drummer from that beautiful Cuban Island.
A player with great touch and sensitivity, you can appreciate his knowledge of many different styles.
Ernesto, keep doing what you do and I will keep listening to all of it..!!!
Ernesto's musical landscape is in constant growth.
He has a deep understanding of his role in all projects he undertakes.
Ernesto is a dedicated, disciplined, analytical and extremely sensitive musician.
He has both my respect and my blessing
Ernesto is a wonderfully versatile drummer with a great groove and chops to kill. I enjoy working with him immensely....
I love when a drummer has Imagination, timing and impeccable musical backgrounds... Ernesto's got it all!
Ernesto Simpson makes the beat sing and melody swing, as he constantly reconfirms that he is one of the greatest jazz drummers of our time.
Ernesto's talent is only matched by his kindness, to play together is far too rare of a pleasure.
Ernesto Simpson brings a great deal of spirit to any musical project he gets involved with, coupled with a vast knowledge of musical styles. He's one of my favourite drummers to play with in the world!
Mr. Ernesto Simpson is a complete and sincere musician. His understanding of all rhythmical complexities must be applauded and observed. His musical presence on and off the bandstand stands alone.
Always tasteful, Ernesto Simpson can play anything, from his Cuban heritage to performing with the late, great Brazilian singer, Emilio Santiago and pianist/song writer Marcos Valle. One of my favorite drummers, ever.
Ernesto Simpson is full of soul and groove, a complete drumer and a solid musician.
It has been a pleasure playing together !
Ernesto is a joy to work with. Few are those who can take dauntingly challenging music, bring such depth to it, and make it fun at the same time the way he can!
Hearing Ernesto play is always an Exciting and Enlightening Experience. Respect!
Ernesto was invited to join our artist roster because of his talented musical abilities, qualities, and continuing high-level contributions to the world of music. He is an extremely talented musician and artist, with a unique sound, musical vision mixed with a wonderful personality. We are honored to have him as an artist, use our products and consequently share our company\'s ideals for striving for perfection.
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