Cleveland, OH, 44121
Subjects Taught Drum, Music Recording, Percussion
I started drumming at the age of five, under the instruction of my father. After drumming until the age of about 11, I got the bug for everything and anything musical. Sophomore year of High School, I decided to expand my drum education beyond that of my father's teaching, and began studying privately with a teacher in Northeast Ohio, who expanded my knowledge of drumming beyond what I ever expected for myself. He is a mentor that I continue to study under today. I've played both professionally and as a hobbyist, both in the studio, and in live situations. From Rock to Indie, and Hip-Hop to Jazz, I pride myself as being a very well rounded musician and drummer.
I graduated from the Recording Workshop in 2008, where I studied music engineering and audio production. Another musical passion of mine, that started with a Tascam Portastudio 4-track cassette recorder. Since then I have continued to work as an engineer and producer/writer, on personal projects, my bands...