Welcome! I'm Rick Mongaya, a professional Drummer and Zendrum artist and located in Central Florida. I'm currently performing with various bands all over the Tampa Bay region. My upcoming schedule is below. Enjoy your visit!

 
 
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Upcoming Gigs : Last updated Mon 11/21//2020

Instrument: (D) Acoustic Drums (Z) Zendrum (E) Roland Compact Drums

2020

Sat Nov 21st (Z) w/ Francis J Duo @ Tiki Tavern Safety Harbor 7-11pm

Sun Nov 22nd (Z) w/ Morning Owls Duo @Caddys Indian Shores 6-10

Tue Nov 24th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @Jimmy B's, St.PeteBeach 6-10pm

Wed Nov 25th (Z) w/ Francis J Duo @ Tiki Tavern Safety Harbor 7-11pm

Fri Nov 27th (D) w/ Arte Z Duo @ Hula Bay 6-10pm

Sat Nov 28th (D) w/ Arte Z Duo @ Sushi Alive, Westchase 6pm-9

Tue Dec 1st (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @Jimmy B's, St.PeteBeach 6-10pm

Fri Dec 4th (D) w/ TBA @ Maloney's Carrolwood 9pm-12

Sat Dec 5th (D) w/ Francis J Duo @ Green Iguana, 10pm-2

Tue Dec 8th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @Jimmy B's, St.PeteBeach 6-10pm

Fri Dec 11th (D) w/ Francis J Duo @ Maloney's Carrolwood 10pm-1

Fri Dec 12th (D) w/ JessicaRose @ Sushi Alive, Westchase 6pm-9

Tue Dec 15th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @Jimmy B's, St.PeteBeach 6-10pm

Tue Dec 22nd (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @Jimmy B's, St.PeteBeach 6-10pm

Sat Dec 26th (D) w/ Arte Z Duo @ Hula Bay 6-10pm

Tue Dec 29th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @Jimmy B's, St.PeteBeach 6-10pm

 

Call or txt msg (727) 804-7337 for availability!

 

Sunday Morning Availability!

Available for prerecording of Sunday contemporary services during the week with social distancing precautions taken. Please contact me for my availabilty.

Currently open for the remainder of 2020.

Latest News :

Most all gigs dates have been cancelled until further notice due to the mandated COVID19 precautions. This is a big hit to everyone in the local music and hospitality scene here in the Tampa Bay, FL area that make a living perfoming music. As a result, we have been keeping busy performing Livestreams on different platforms for your further enjoyment. If you found this page as a result, thank you again for your support during these times! www.paypal.me/rickmongaya or at venmo.com/rickintampa

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March 2020: Currently accepting drum students for SKYPE lessons. Limited spots available. Inquire by email here.

2020: I'm now using Linsoul KZ In-Ear Monitors exclusively! Ordering a high quality set of IEM from over-priced companies are a thing of the past! Come check out why they are the best IEM options for the money. Visit Linsoul.com

2020: I'm happy to announce my partnership with Elite Acoustics of Pasadena California; creators of cutting edge battery powered acoustic amplifiers and compact digital mixers solutions. I'm currently using the StompMix4 for drum set sub-mixing for live gigs. It's a fantastic device!

Passport Ready and currently available for touring opportunities throughout 2020! Please contact me for details.

********* Archived *********

The Winter NAMM Show 2020 in Anaheim, CA is right around the corner! I'll be back with my Zendrum to support Galaxy Audio as well as Kuppmen Music on 1/16 to 1/19.. I hope to see all my industry friends there!

I'll be attending Summer NAMM 2018 in Nashville,TN on June 28th-30th! My sponsor will be my friends from Mullins School of Music whom I work with regularly. Should be fun, and I'm hoping to see some familiar industry faces there!

** Headed back to 2018 NAMM Show in January with my Zendrum to support Galaxy Audio. See you all there! ** Check out this link!

NAMM January 2017 Report: It was another productive year at NAMM Show 2017 with my Zendrum in tow. Special 'Thank You's to Sir John Spinelli of Seminole Music & Sound for the on-going sponsorship and great hang, David Haney of Zendrum Corporation for his truly unique and game-changing instrument. A fond shout-out to some world class musicians and friends who I shared performances with throughout: Justino Lee Walker, Jalon King,Thomas Griggs, and Miami's Harry D. Bayron and the talented Rogue Theory Band. I'm also looking forward to working with my new friends at Galaxy Audio (Bacheus Jabara), RolandUSA (Ed Diaz, Chris Aggz Agazaryan), Wood Violins, Electra Guitars, Partybag Audio, and the gentlemen at Baretone Audio in the near future. Now, time to get back to the music at hand! See you next year everyone.

January 2017: I'll be heading back to The NAMM Show in Anaheim this month! Flight, and rental car booked. While there, I'll be meeting with some of the music industry's top movers and shakers. Special thanks to my sponsor and favorite local music store, Seminole Music & Sound. The place where I bought my first pro drum set as a kid, and where it all started. Follow the adventure on Instagram at #rickondrums starting Jan 21st..

2015: Gearing up to record with singer songwriter sensation Franscesca in the fall of 2015. Here's a live clip of the song 'Open Your Arms' performed in Downtown Sarasota, FL. www.musicbyfrancesca.com

2015: Passport ready to go. Available for touring opportunities, international travel, and cruise ship gigs once again. ;)

2014 : In the studio with Hawiian Songwriter Imani Woomera to record some tracks for her upcoming album. Check out the first track Here!

 

*Zendrum Tour Announced * I'm currently on a network tour in Central Florida with my Zendrum in tow. If you're looking to try out a little percussion (or full drums) to your solo gig sound contact me today. *Subject to availability. Call for more information.!

 

Covid Cancelled Gigs Stats:

Fri Sep 4th (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Hula Bay 6-10pm
Thu Sep 10th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Sep 11th (D) w/ Mystic Revolvers Duo @ Maloney's Carrolwood 9:45pm-1
Fri Sep 18th (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase 10pm-1
Sun Sep 20th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @ Jimmy B's, 3:30-7:30
Thu Sep 24th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Sat Sep 25th (D) w/ Well Strung Band @ Green Iguana, 9pm-2
Thu Oct 8th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Oct 9th (D) w/ Mystic Revolvers Duo @ Maloney's Carrolwood 9:45pm-1
Sun Oct 11th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @ Jimmy B's, 3:30-7:30
Fri Oct 16th (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase 10pm-1
Thu Oct 22nd (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Thu Nov 5th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Nov 13th (D) w/ Mystic Revolvers Duo @ Maloney's Carrolwood 9:45pm-1
Sun Nov 15th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @ Jimmy B's, 3:30-7:30
Thu Nov 19th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Nov 20th (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase 10pm-1
Thu Dec 3rd (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Dec 11th (D) w/ Mystic Revolvers Duo @ Maloney's Carrolwood 9:45pm-1
Sun Dec 13th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @ Jimmy B's, 3:30-7:30
Thu Dec 17th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Dec 18th (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase 10pm-1
Thu Jul 16th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Jul 17th (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase 10pm-1
Fri Jul 24th (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Hula Bay 6-10pm
Sun Jul 26th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @ Jimmy B's, 3:30-7:30
Thu Jul 30th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Jul 31st (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Palm Pavilion 7-11pm
Fri Aug 7th (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Hula Bay 6-10pm
Sun Aug 9th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @ Jimmy B's, 3:30-7:30
Thu Aug 13th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Aug 14th (D) w/ Mystic Revolvers Duo @ Maloney's Carrolwood 9:45pm-1
Fri Aug 21st (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase 10pm-1
Thu Aug 27th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Mon Jun 29th (D) w/ Wellstrung Duo @ Frenchy'sRkwy,CWTR 9-11:30
Thu Jul 2nd (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Jul 10th (D) w/ MysticRevolversDuo @ Maloney's Carrolwood 9:45-1
Mon Jun 1st (D) w/ Wellstrung Duo @ Frenchy'sRkwy,CWTR 9-11:30
Wed Jun 3rd (D) w/ Wellstrung Duo @ Frenchy'sRkwy,CWTR 9-11:30
Thu Jun 4th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Sat Jun 6th (D) w/ Francis J Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase 10pm-1
Sat Jun 13th (D) w/ Francis J Duo @ Hennessy's Oldsmar, 9pm-12
Sat Jun 13th (D) w/ AquamanBand @ LBC Palm Harbor, 10pm-2
Sun Jun 14th (D) w/ Well Strung Trio @ Jimmy B's, 1-5
Mon Jun 15th (D) w/ Wellstrung Duo @ Frenchy'sRkwy,CWTR 9-11:30
Wed Jun 17th (D) w/ Wellstrung Duo @ Frenchy'sRkwy,CWTR 9-11:30
Thu Jun 18th (D) w/ Dominick Butler Duo @ BrownBoxer CLWTR, 10pm-2
Fri Jun 19th (D) w/ Well Strung Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase 10pm-1
Wed Mar 18th w/ Chris Poe @ Whiskey River, NPR
Fri Mar 20th w/ Well Strung Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase
Sat Mar 21st w/ AquamanBand @ Thirsty Marlin
Fri Mar 27th w/ Well Strung @ Green Iguana Westshore10-2
Sat Mar 28th Special Event
Fri Apr 3rd w/ Well Strung Duo @ Hula Bay 6-10pm
Sat Apr 4th w/ Francis J Duo @ Hennessy's Oldsmar, 9pm-12
Sun Apr 5th w/ Well Strung Trio @ Jimmy B's, 7:30-11:30\
Fri Apr 10th w/Mystic Revolvers Duo @ Maloney'sCarrolwood 9:45pm-1
Fri Apr 17th w/ Well Strung Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase 10pm-1
Fri Apr 24th w/ Well Strung Duo @ Hula Bay 6-10pm
Fri May 1st w/ Well Strung Duo @ Hula Bay 6-10pm
Fri May 8th w/ Mystic RevolversDuo @Maloney's Carrolwood 9:45pm-1
Fri May 15th w/ Well Strung Duo @ Maloney's, Westchase 10pm-
Sat May 16th w/ Francis J Duo @ Maloney's, Carollwood 10pm-1
Fri May 22nd w/ Well Strung Band @ Green Iguana, 9pm-
Sun May 31st w/ Well Strung Trio @ Jimmy B's, 3:30-7:30

 

 

 
 

 

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Past performed gigs since September 2012: 1,464

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Misc. Drums Video Feed:

NAMM Show 2017 on Zendrum
RobK Duo at Boathouse Tampa
Rockin' For Rad Benefit 2/2017
Francesca Ani Video Shoot
 
Archived Footage
2014 Tampa Margarita Festival
8-1 Trio 'Purple Rain' Cover
With guitarist Shaun Hopper
IPD 'Everlong' Cover
 

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