Congratulations to top Zildjian cymbal and drumstick Artist, Roberto Gualdi, who was recently awarded the prestigious ‘Trofeo InSound Award’ dedicated to recognizing the best Italian musician over sixteen categories, as sponsored by Italian magazine InSound.
This was the fourth edition of the Awards with the ceremony taking place at the Spazio Oberdan in Milan, Italy.
Besides Roberto Gualdi, the nominees in the Best Drummer category also included fellow Zildjian Artists Stefano Bagnoli, partner to Roberto in the acclaimed Diavolo & l’Aquasanta project.
Pictured are Stefano and Roberto waiting nervously backstage for the winner to be announced (left) and Roberto with the award!
Roberto says: "I’m very happy and proud to have won the 4th “Trofeo InSound.” The winners were selected by the editors of InSound taking into consideration the advice of high-profile musicians and industry professionals, as well as the votes of readers and members of the magazine's web community. So we’re talking about a “musicians who voted musicians” award. Thank you all and I wish you all the best...day after day.”
Roberto has recently been working with Natalie, the winner of Italy version of the XFactor. Watch a clip he sent along for you to check out.