class, versatility, warmth, energy and style to all of his unique
drummer since the age of six, Joe Caroselli has performed with some of the
nation's best known orchestras, groups and soloists. His credits include
performances with The Temptations, The Drifters, Looking Glass (known for
their gold record "Brandy"), Dion & The Belmonts, Petula Clark,
Dionne Warwick, Jay and the Americans, The Manhattan Transfer…
Dick Clark,The Wolfman Jack Show, Don
Imus, The Platters, Kelly Ripa, Barbara Walters, Jersey Boys, Motown's The
Marvellettes, and legendary rock icon, Chuck
was also the chief drummer for Disney on Ice, The Ice Capades,
and played in the orchestra for the Broadway
shows Grease, Shenandoah
and the Motown Revue at the Ritz Theater. Some of Joe's proudest
moments are: leading the band for the re-opening of the Statue of
Liberty--- and for President
Ronald Reagan on Lincoln
a teenager competing against almost 200 entrants, Joe won the much sought
after Gene Krupa Most Outstanding Young Drummer Award. While a student at Seton Hall University where he received a
degree in Communications, Joe won the coveted George Foster "PEABODY"
Award in broadcasting for a
children's show, "The Land of Poetry." It's no wonder that he has a
great rapport with children as well as adults. Joe and his wife Ginny are the
proud parents of three amazing young ladies: Gina, Christy and Tiffany.
doubt you've heard the expression "Jack-of-all-trades, but Master of
none." Well, Joe Caroselli is a "Jack-of-all-trades, and Master-of-many!" He
is a: drummer, band leader, “Master of Ceremonies”, radio announcer,
actor, drumming instructor, broadcaster, poet, vocal impressionist, gifted
artist and cartoonist--- he's even a gourmet chef!! Joe is a living encyclopedia of music and show business. Known nationally as a
musicologist and music historian, he is an avid music and record
collector, having collected more than 31,000 record albums!
versatility, boundless energy, natural warmth, and remarkable animation are
the perfect tools he brings to all of his unique performances.