Born in 1984, Benedikt Stehle’s style is best described as “deep pocket groove meets energetic musical energy”. He has lived in New York and Los Angeles, participating in both of their music scenes after studying at the Berklee College of Music in Boston and the LA College of Music in Los Angeles both on full Scholarships.
Since the age of 17, he has been a part of international studio productions, big tours, and TV shows playing drums,percussion and singing backing vocals for artists such as: Beth Hart, Fanfare Ciocarlia, Barbara Tucker, Sandhy Sondoro, Della Miles, The Weather Girls, Drum Connection, Anastacia, Morten Harket (A-HA), Gogol Bordello, Fetsum and many more.
As well as touring around the Globe he is regularly recording for the music and movie industry as an experienced studio musician.
Benedikt is based in Berlin, Germany.
- Fanfare Ciocarlia
- Sandhy Sondoro
Ludwig Drums Set-Up:
|Ludwig Classic Maple Drums||Ludwig Vistalite Clear Drums|
|24″ Bass Drum||24″ Bass Drum|
|12″ Tom||13″ Tom|
|15″ Floor Tom||16″ Floor Tom|
|18″ Floor Tom||18″ Floor Tom|
|6×14″ Black Beauty||14″ Snare|
|5.5×14″ Classic Maple|
|3×13″ Handhammered Brass Piccolo|
All Istanbul Agop Cymbals:
|16″ Traditional Thin Hi Hat||15″ Mantra Hi Hat|
|22″ Traditional Dark Crash||20″ Mantra Crash|
|24″ Traditional Dark Crash||22″ Mantra Ride|
|24″ Traditional Dark Ride|
|13″ Traditional Hi Hat|