Hey all! I'm a hard-working, self-taught, experienced, professional drummer/percussionist.
Have toured extensively, nationally and internationally. Appeared on Good Morning America, Good Day New York, The View, Good Day Texas, TBN, NPR, The Engadget Show, TEDx San Francisco. Worked with artists, Alex Ray Joel (Billy Joel), Disney's "Lemonade Mouth" (Bridget Mendler, Adam Hicks), Alex Winston, Sandra Bernhard, Natasha Owens (toured/opened for Michael W. Smith, Jason Crabb. Album produced by Ed Cash), Matt Butler (opening for Neil Young, Norah Jones, Willy Nile)
Proficient in all styles: Rock, Americana, R&B, Soul, Hip Hop, Blues, Jazz, Fusion, Drum&Bass, Pop, Electronica, Latin, Reggae, etc.
I teach Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced students of all ages
I usually go to my students houses. If you don't have a drum kit and are just starting out, I can bring one to you!
The first lesson will be at a discounted rate to determine if I'm a right fit for you. Lessons given will focus on Timing, Groove, Drum Fills, Four-Way Independence, Comping, Dynamics, Soloing, Odd-meter, Sub-divisions, Phrasing, Speed, Stick Technique, Brush technique.
Looking forward to hearing from you!