Grad Dip Ed, BMus
With over 10 years of professional performing, recording and producing experience Lazare Agneskis is one of Melbourne’s most exciting and sort after drummers.
Starting his career as a funk rock drummer Lazare became noticed playing with Australia’s ‘Black Elvis’ Dan Sultan. He has also performed with Dan Kelly and Oz-African Hip Hop sensation Diafrix. Over the years Lazare has performed in many bands with different styles including Jazz, Blues, Funk, Pop, Reggae, Salsa, Afro-Cuban and Electronic.
In 2002 after playing in various Latin bands Lazare decided to form a Cuban band which was to become San Lazaro. As a leading member of one of Australia’s best original Latin funk fusion bands, Lazare performed at many prestigious festivals touring Australia including: Woodford, Bluesfest, Melbourne International Jazz Festival, Queenscliff and WOMADelaide.
Currently Lazare performs nationally with original funk soul band Pablo Discobar. He also performs regularly at weddings and corporate events with cover band the Baker Boys.
As a qualified Music teacher Lazare teaches at various schools and enjoys the role of mentor and passing knowledge onto the next generation of musicians.
These details were last updated on November 8, 2013