Basic Background Info

Birth: Unknown
Location: Unknown
Band: Chuck Loeb, Primal Scream, Rod Stewart, Mary J. Blige
Genres: Jazz
Instruments: Drums
Occupation: Musician, Producer, Programmer, Engineer



Not only a talented drummer, Zach Danziger is also an accomplished composer, producer, and engineer. Zach has worked with many talented artists, including Chuck Loeb, Randy Brecker, Michel Camilo, Leni Stern, Bob Mintzer, Primal Scream, Mary J. Blige, Rod Stewart, Sinead OíConnor, Busta Rhymes, and many more.

Zach Danziger has also drummed on recent movie soundtracks, including Oceans Eleven, Oceans Thirteen, Analyze That!, and Buffalo Soldiers. He composed music for feature films, such as Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Big Fat Liar, Mad Hot Ballroom, Garfield, Fantastic Four, Without a Paddle, and Blade2.

Most recently, Zach Danziger has been involved in a multimedia music project called Boomish.


Album Year Album Name Album Band
1989 Closer to the Light Leni Stern
1990 Life Colors Chuck Loeb
1991 Balance Chuck Loeb
1992 Aquafrio Max Groove
1992 Golden Palm Jeff Jarvis
1992 Habana: Rio Conexion Paquito D'Rivera
1992 In Every Moment Nelson Rangell
1992 Mediterranean Chuck Loeb
1993 Truest Heart Nelson Rangell
1993 United Artists of Messidor Various Artists
1994 I'll Be Over You Larry Coryell
1994 Yes, Then Yes Nelson Rangell
1995 2 Drink Minimum Wayne Krantz
1995 Afro-Cuba Various Artists
1995 Flying Colors Bob Hinz
1995 In the Heart of Winter Robin Spielberg
1995 Long to Be Loose Wayne Krantz
1996 Acoustic Soul Intrigue
1996 Common Ground Common Ground
1996 Memory Lane Chuck Loeb
1996 Music Inside Chuck Loeb
1996 One Kiss Carmen Cuesta
1996 United Nations of Messidor Various Artists
1997 Bass Talk, Vol. 5: Play Da Bass (Producer) Various Artists
1997 Fallenwood Kevin Lutke
1998 Goodnite Walt Mink
1998 Hipbop 'N' Funk Various Artists
1998 I'm an Animal: Songs of Earth as Animals See It Sarah Weeks
1998 Recollection Leni Stern
1998 Records for the Working Class: Deep Elm Sampler '98 Various Artists
1998 Teleconned, Vol. 1: We Want the Airwaves Various Artists
1998 Very Best of Nelson Rangell Nelson Rangell
1999 Mandy's Menagerie: Every Living Thing Has a Song to Sing Mandy's Menagerie
1999 Touch Bill Evans
2000 Bow Down to the Exit Sign David Holmes
2000 Steppin' Christy Baron
2001 Black Dahlia Bob Belden
2001 Ocean's Eleven Original Soundtrack
2001 On the Way Back Home Bela Szakcsi Lakatos
2002 2 (Programming, Producer) O-Town
2002 Bedrock Uri Caine
2002 Somewhere in the World Michelle Pirret
2003 34th N Lex Randy Brecker
2003 eBop Chuck Loeb
2003 Original Sarai
2003 Quixotic Martina Topley-Bird
2003 Room With a View East 4th Horns
2003 Star Search Winner: Jake Simpson Jake Simpson
2004 American Whip Joy Zipper
2004 Coast to Coast Maximum Grooves
2004 Modern Jazz Archive Donald Harrison
2004 Music from the Film Code 46 Free Association
2004 Ocean's Twelve Original Soundtrack
2004 Undercover Various Artists
2005 Fantastic Four Original Soundtrack
2005 Mysterious Voyages: A Tribute to Weather Report Various Artists
2005 Shelf-Life Uri Caine & Bedrock
2005 Silent Treatment Pati Yang
2005 Unfabulous and More Emma Roberts
2006 David Holmes Presents the Free Association David Holmes PresentsÖ
2007 Love Song Collection Chuck Loeb
2007 Ocean's Thirteen David Holmes


  • Zach's drumming and programming skills have been featured in many publications, including Modern Drummer, The New York Times, and CNN.

Instruments of Choice



Drums: Yamaha
Cymbals: Zildjian
Hardware: Yamaha
Sticks: Zildjian

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