Tor Dietrichson is a talented and eclectic musician living in Seattle, WA. He is a world-class percussionist and an accomplished composer, singer and songwriter. Tor's music crosses several genres including Latin and Brazilian Jazz, Salsa, American Blues, Soulful African, East Indian Ragas and Rock and Roll. He has played and recorded with some of the world's greatest musicians and groups.

Tor's recordings of his compositions feature world renowned artists such as India's greatest tabla drum player Zakir Hussain, Santana percussionist Karl Perazzo, violinist/producer Steve Kindler, guitarist Joaquin Lievano, pioneering Brazilian Jazz vocalist Flora Purim, percussionist Munyungo Jackson, flutist Paul Horn, Brazilian pianist Jovino Santos Neto and others.


Tor's numerous bands feature many
of Seattle area's best musicians including Grammy Award winner from Spanish Harlem Orchestra vocalist Carlos Cascante, pianist
Julio Jauregui, pianist Eric Verlinde,
guitarist Leif Totusek and others.

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