Born in 1956, André Mallau he’s graduated in Jazz by the governement, he’s drums teacher of the conservatory of Perpignan/France.
Now he’s programming manager of the Drums Week and he’s also head of the Drums departement of the Conservatory of Perpignan Méditerranée .
He studied at the Berklee / Boston and PIT / Los Angeles.
He’ss the author of several drumset books from Alfonce Production / France and Dinsic / Spain.
He’s frequent guest at festivals and schools Jazz (Barcelona, London, Madrid, etc …).
Many times named « yeacher of the Month » by the magazines: Drummer Magazine, Drum Magazine, Modern Drummer and Bateria Total.
Sponsored by brand Santa Fe / Spain.
Member of the Hudson Music TIP Drum Teacher Community in New York.
Played with Les Percussions Roussillon, Kouartet, Kara Trio C.Loos, Lher JL, JL Chautemps, J. Tchikai, etc. …
« Through this new book, André Mallau pushes further the concept of the coordination on drumset …….. A true Holy Grail for drummers at an advanced level, eager to new climates rhythmic » Batteur Magazine January 2008.
« The guru of the new pedagogy rhythm helps us to cross the bridge that separates rythme and harmony …. If Mallau André was a chef of French cooker, he would have obtained, with this book three stars in the Michelin Guide « Bateria Total Magazine March 2007
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