DRUMMER | COMPOSER | EDUCATOR

 

Robert Schoosleitner is a musician based out of Salzburg, Austria. He got his first drum at the age of 6 while getting his first lessons at the local music school. In his teenage years he won several national prizes in classical percussion before he shifted his focus to the drum set.

After graduating with a two year diploma from the world famous Drummers Collective in New York, he quickly established himself as an energetic, tasteful and versatile drummer in different styles, both live and in the studio, influenced and shaped by his intensive studies with the Collective's renown teachers. He became known for subtle balancing and pushing the elements of sound, groove, technique and emotion.

Currently Robert is a full member of the indie pop group Noyoco, in the studio and live as drummer, composer and producer, experimenting and developing an expertise for hybrid drumming, including Ableton Live and setups with pads, triggers and other electronics. He is also the drummer for the fusion jazz group Mashed Peas and has worked with Oz Noy, Jacob Sacks, Elias Stemeseder, Gary Versace, Jon Davis, Lincoln Goines, Evan Gregor, Francesco Beccaro, Been Obscene, Colour Haze, Sharron Levy and many others.

Robert endorses DW drums, Paiste cymbals and Remo drumheads and is available for studio and live as well as private lessons. To reach out just go to the contact section.

STUDIO RECORDING

Receive drum tracks with the proper sound and musical approach. At the studio of your choice or recorded and sent. Deep knowledge of music reading, drum miking and recording.

MUSIC PRODUCTION

You have songs that should be recorded and performed. A band with a music director can be put together. You have a working band but you would like to have some input from outside. You get help with arrangements and production of your music.

[MENTAL] DRUM TUNING

In today’s music business it is elementary to be able to have your drum and mind tuning in the best shape possible. Learn how to get the best sound out of your drums and start positive thinking.

LESSONS

Get to know more than a basic understanding of technique and various music styles. Develop an efficient way to play and move freely around the drums, find your own sound, be able to lay down tight grooves and musical fills.

  • “There are people with the right mind-set which is called skilled and there are people with the right soul which is called artist. Robert is not one of them but both of them in one body.“

    BUGRA BALCI [TUR]
  • "Robert is such a talented drummer, a complete musician, so versatile.“

    IAN FROMAN [USA]
  • “Aside from being such a skilled and dynamic powerhouse, Robert is incredibly well organized in all matters of music, such as spearheading new projects, finding the perfect cast of musicians and networking the hell out of every connection he can get his hands on. Without the shadow of a doubt, music was his first love!“

    PAT LAWSON [GER]
  • “Robert's dedication and love for what he does is demonstrated in his superb and unique drumming style. Power, accuracy and musicality wrapped by passion are some of the attributes that come to my mind when I think of Robert's drumming.“

    MEMO ACEVEDO [COL]
  • “Robert can play anything you ask him to, but he knows when not to play and keeps it tasteful. He has a very active energy on stage and understands that his role is just as important as the next musician. Off stage he likes to be involved with all aspects of the project.“

    SHARRON LEVY [ISR]
  • “As a dedicated student of mine at The Drummers Collective in NYC, when I think of the word "growth“, I think of Robert. The amount of development that I saw Robert exhibit during my time with him was astounding. I have no doubt this trend will continue and he will be a leading force in the drumming community wherever he may end up.“

    JASON GIANNI [USA]
  • "Occasionally I have the pleasure of teaching such a dedicated individual. He represents a new force in the international drumming community."

    Kim Plainfield [USA]
  • “There are people with the right mind-set which is called skilled and there are people with the right soul which is called artist. Robert is not one of them but both of them in one body.“

    BUGRA BALCI [TUR]
  • "Robert is such a talented drummer, a complete musician, so versatile.“

    IAN FROMAN [USA]
  • “Aside from being such a skilled and dynamic powerhouse, Robert is incredibly well organized in all matters of music, such as spearheading new projects, finding the perfect cast of musicians and networking the hell out of every connection he can get his hands on. Without the shadow of a doubt, music was his first love!“

    PAT LAWSON [GER]
  • “Robert's dedication and love for what he does is demonstrated in his superb and unique drumming style. Power, accuracy and musicality wrapped by passion are some of the attributes that come to my mind when I think of Robert's drumming.“

    MEMO ACEVEDO [COL]
  • “Robert can play anything you ask him to, but he knows when not to play and keeps it tasteful. He has a very active energy on stage and understands that his role is just as important as the next musician. Off stage he likes to be involved with all aspects of the project.“

    SHARRON LEVY [ISR]
  • “As a dedicated student of mine at The Drummers Collective in NYC, when I think of the word "growth“, I think of Robert. The amount of development that I saw Robert exhibit during my time with him was astounding. I have no doubt this trend will continue and he will be a leading force in the drumming community wherever he may end up.“

    JASON GIANNI [USA]
  • "Occasionally I have the pleasure of teaching such a dedicated individual. He represents a new force in the international drumming community."

    Kim Plainfield [USA]