Keith A. Aleo

Director and Instructor of Orchestral Percussion, Interlochen Percussion Institute
Adult Band Camp Percussion Faculty, Interlochen College of Creative Arts

Percussion faculty, Boston Conservatory; Director of Education and Orchestral Activities at the Avedis Zildjian Co.

M.M. Percussion Performance, University of Miami; B.M. Percussion Performance, Eastman School of Music

Keith A. Aleo has a multifaceted career as an orchestral player, educator and administrator.   He is currently on the percussion faculty at the Boston Conservatory, Director of Percussion at the Interlochen Arts Camp/Percussion Institute and the University of Connecticut.   He is also the Director of Education and Orchestral Activities at the Zildjian Company. His playing credits include the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and the London Symphony Orchestra.   He was a member of the percussion section of the Florida Philharmonic Orchestra from 1989-2003, and a member of the percussion faculty at the University of Miami from 1994-2003. Mr. Aleo has given master classes and workshops at numerous universities conventions, including the Percussive Arts Society State and International Conventions, PAS Journees de la Percussion in Paris France, the PAS Italian Percussion Festival in Fermo Italy and multiple Music Educator Conferences.