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Billy Cobham Booking Agency Profile

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Bill Cobham is a jazz drummer, composer, and bandleader. He was born in Panama and immigrated to New York as a child. After attending New Yorks High School of Music and Art and playing in an Army band during the mid-late sixties, Cobham stumbled on the jazz-fusion world and worked with the Brecker Brothers, guitarist John Abercrombie, and the legendary Miles Davis. He is generally accepted as the greatest drummer in the jazz-fusion world whose style as influenced those who followed him. He is known for his unique drum style, being one fo the first to play open-handed lead meaning he plays on a right-handed set, but uses his left hand on the hi-hat in place of crossing is right hand over. Over the years he has worked with an eclectic group of artists from Miles Davis to the Grateful Dead. Cobham is the subject of the documentary Sonic Mirror, centered around his life and his use of music as a form of communication. .

How to hire Billy Cobham for an event

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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Billy Cobham.

Billy Cobham's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Billy Cobham for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate to the price range to book Billy Cobham, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Billy Cobham. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Billy Cobham booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Billy Cobham for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Billy Cobham booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Billy Cobham charge for an event. Also, thier speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Billy Cobham agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Billy Cobham manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Billy Cobham for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Billy Cobham agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Billy Cobham, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Billy Cobham booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Billy Cobham, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Type
Performer
Style
Jazz
Range
Age Group-30's-50's, Age Group-60's+, Age Group-All Ages, Jazz, Male
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