ExTempore

Marko Lazarić

drums

He started playing the drums at age of 6 with the Lovran Brass Orchestra. Professional career he started in 1996. Two years later he joins the ”Elvis Stanic Group” and finished Berkley Summer School in Peruga (Italy). As a member of a famous fusion ensemble he played until his departure to study at the ‘LA Music Academy’ in 2005.

On his return to Croatia he joins the Croatian Radio Television Jazz Orchestra as a full time member where he has played various jazz styles and he has taken part in studio recordings, concerts and prime time TV shows.

Voted six times as the best drummer by Croatian Musicians Union either for Jazz or Pop-rock music styles. He has participated more than 50 records, of which many of them were awarded with Croatian Music Award ‘PORIN’.

In 2011 he released a debut album of his fusion band ‘Hologram’, which was also awarded with ‘PORIN’ for the best  Jazz composition.