Claude Schnell, keyboard player for Dio from 1983-1987.Dio Claude Schnell era

In this interview…

  • Claude Schnell talks about the Ronnie James Dio public memorial.
  • How Claude joined Dio starting with the band Rough Cutt featuring Jake E. Lee.
  • Ronnie James Dio how he picked out his guitar players.
  • The difference between perfect pitch and relative pitch.
  • Talking about the film (Tom Dowd and the Language of Music) & the life of Tom Dowd.

DIO Discography: The Last in Line (1984), Sacred Heart (1985), Intermission (1986), Dream Evil (1987)

Y & T Discography: Down for the Count (1985)