The Gregory Caputo Big Band              (413) 896-0327 

  Classic Swing with a Modern Drive       


Offering music-consulting services for corporate, private functions and festivals from trios to big bands.






"A master drummer who
 speaks volums in refined
 sensibilities with superb

-Classic Drummer Magazine


Gregory Caputo

Drummer Extraordinaire

Greg Caputo has always served as a great ambassador for Classic Swing music. His drumming credits include stints with Count Basie, Artie Shaw, Harry James, Nelson Riddle, Benny Goodman, Sheila Jordan, Sammy Davis Jr., Benny Waters, Nneena Freelon, Vicki Carr, Grover Mitchell, Melba Joyce, Buddy Grecco, Claude Williams, Barry Harris, Grace Kelly, Lana Leong, Charlie Venture, Lenny Welch and countless world class jazz artists. Never forgetting that he sits in legendary drum chairs, Greg commits himself totally to every performance. Greg is also experienced in Latin, Motown and Contemporary Styles. He is the author of the acclaimed drum instruction book “Classic Swing Drumming”.

Mr. Caputo is a freelance professional drummer available for guest artist appearances recording projects, jazz history lectures, drum set clinics and guest artist appearances at jazz and educational and venues. For more information, please contact us or call (413) 896-0327.