Kenny Sharretts
Drum Technician - Drummer - Educator
Tech Resume
Below is a listing of my work experience as a pro backline technician. If you are interested in acquiring my services for your tour, please contact me, and I will gladly provide references, and discuss details to see if I am the right fit for your organization. Thanks for your consideration.
JANET JACKSON Unbreakable World Tour
2015-2016
Drum Technician for Lil John Roberts; DJ tech for DJ Active

TRAIN Picasso At The Wheel Tour
2013-2015
Drum Technician for Drew Shoals, and Scott Underwood

RIHANNA
2011 - 2013
Diamonds World Tour 2013
Keyboard Technician: Programming and Rig design for Pete Kuzma
Loud Tour 2011, Talk That Talk Tour 2012, 777 Tour 2012
Drum Technician and E-Percussion Technician
Chris Johnson- Drums, Lex Marshall - Percussion

STEVIE WONDER
August 2007 - December 2013
Drum and Percussion Technician, Stage Manager
Drums: Stanley Randolph - 2008 - 2013;  Drums: Chris Johnson 2007
Percussion: Fausto Cuevas III, & Munyungo Jackson 2007-2013

ENRIQUE IGLESIAS
Jingle Ball Tour 2010
Drum and Percussion Technician (Sub)
Drums: Van Romaine, Percussion: Gilmar Gomes

30 SECONDS TO MARS
Taste of Chaos 2007
Stage Manager, Bass, Keyboard, and Digital Technician

AMERICAN IDOLS LIVE 2006
Drum, Keyboard, Pro Tools Technician
Drums: Aaron Spears, MD: Dave Kochanski, Keyboards: Andy Weiner

PETER FRAMPTON
Drum Technician (Sub) - May to June 2006
Shaun Fichter: Drums

KELLY CLARKSON
European Tour 2006
Drums, Keyeyboard, and Pro Tools Technician
Drums: Derek Wyatt, Keys & Pro Tools: Corey Churko

JOSS STONE
Drum Technician - June 2005 to December 2005
Caesar Griffin: Drums

SMASHMOUTH
Drum, Percussion and Digital Technician - July 2004 to July 2005
Michael Urbano: Drums and loops
Mark Cervantes: Percussion

KENNY ARONOFF
with MICHELLE BRANCH  “Are You Happy Now 2003 Summer Tour”
Drums and Pro Tools Technician

with MELISSA ETHRIDGE  “Summer Skin Tour 2002”
May 2002 –September 2002
Drum Technician

CHRIS "WHIPPER" LAYTON
Various tours and one-off’s with Double Trouble and Kenny Wayne Sheppard
September 2003 to June 2004 

QUALIFICATIONS:

B.B.A. in Marketing from The University of Texas at Austin

- Great attitude. I love my life, and the job that I do.
- Excellent drum tuning skills. Versed in many tuning styles.
- Lightning-quick set-up & tear down skills.
- Windows and Mac literate. Software experience includes Pro Tools, Abelton Live, Logic Pro, Komplete 9, Main Stage, 
- Experienced in the use of  Midi programming, Drum triggers Drum Kats, Roland Products (Vdrums, Fantom Series Keyboards, Jupiter 80, SPDS, SPDSX, SPD80), Yamaha DTX Drums, Korg Keyboards (Triton, Kronos), AKAI Samplers, mixers, loops, sequencers, samplers, and soft synths. Familiar with  rack assembly, signal routing, and soldering. Very skilled in the delegation of tasks to my stagehands, the execution of production tasks, and the loading and packing of the truck.
- Experienced in ordering gear and maintaining endorsements.
- Experience with TV performance including: I Heart Music Festival (3), The Grammy Awards (3), Billboard Music Awards (2), Live 8 (in London), The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, Hard Rock Calling, R n R Hall of Fame 25th Anniversary Concert, Saturday Night Live (3), The Tonight Show (3), Good Morning America, PBS Soundstage, Today, MTV's TRL, MTV Beach House, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Le Grand Journal, Much Music Video Awards, Pepsi Smash, and Live with Regis and Kelly