Sugar Cane

from by Patrick Carmichael

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This is a lilting Bossa Nova, one of my favorite "world music" style, and I love to play this beat on the drums. The melody and chord structure is extremely simple, so I throw in a few textural changes to keep the song from sounding too monotonous.


from Sanctuary, released January 15, 2017
​Premik Russell Tubbs: flute
Uli Geissendoerfer: piano
Hernan Romero: acoustic guitar
Chris Biesterfeldt: cavaquinho
Skip Ward: Bass
Doug Hinrichs: percussion
Patrick Carmichael: drums, shaker, electric piano, and string arrangement

Written, arranged, produced, and mixed by Patrick Carmichael



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Patrick Carmichael New York, New York

Patrick Carmichael is a drummer and composer currently living in New York City. As a composer, he has many influences ranging from classical and jazz to iconic movie/TV soundtracks. So far, his music has been featured in Jerry Seinfeld's internet show, ads for Nike, CNN, and countless others. ... more

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