Drake Faso - Piano and Saxophone
Drake Faso is a Berklee College of music student who grew up playing in Chicago. Drake got his first start working at Oros Italian Restaurant as the floor pianist working both weekdays and weekends. Drake continued his music growth by attending University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, where he studied Jazz. This upcoming year, Drake is transferring to the Berklee College of Music in Boston to continue his Jazz studies.
Drake began playing piano at the age of 7 and has stuck with it ever sense. After reaching high school Drake began preforming at the Merit School of Music as well as his schools marching band, concert band, and jazz band. Drake now studies Jazz music in college and plays professionally outside of his studies.
Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonius Monk