Berklee Alum

Kevin Fortunato

Berklee Alum 
Member since 2002

About Me

Kevin is a Berklee Graduate with a degree in performance. He has studied privately with the finest teachers in Boston for many years – including Bob Gullotti, John Lockwood, Gary Chaffee, Bruce Gertz, and Jon Hazilla to name a few. Kevin has been one of the most in demand teachers in the Boston / Metro-West area for the last 15 years. He specializes in the development of coordination and technique through musical styles such as Jazz, Latin, Funk, and Rock. Kevin is endorsed by Vic Firth as part of the education team. He’s a former member of The Get-Down Syndrome, Watership Down, and many other groups / artists in the Boston area. Kevin has recorded with such notable musicians as John Lockwood, Doug Yates, Ken Cervenka, Jeff Galindo, and Scott Aruda to name a few.

Experience & Education


  • Educator for Self Employed
    September 1993 to Present (over 24 years)

    Develop self esteem and confidence through the study of drumming and music. Improve focus and concentration. 18 years of private teaching experience. Kids ages 6 to 18. House to house lessons - carrying 40 to 45 students per week in the MetroWest area of Massachusetts. Wayland to Westborough.


  • BA in Performance at Berklee College of Music
    1999 to 2001 (2 years)