Austin, TX 78741
Subjects Taught Drum, Piano, Music Performance, Music Theory, Percussion
Reigning from the University of North Texas with a degree in music education and minor in philosophy I have been influenced by a variety of ensembles and teachers including the world famous North Texas Indoor Drumline, 2 O’clock Steel Band, South Indian Ensemble, Gamelan, Mark Ford, Dr. Schietroma, Poovalur Sriji, Ed Smith, Chris Deane, and numerous others. I have also had the experience of teaching with The Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corps and helping them win two 1st place bass I&E titles as well as marching drum corps at Southwind under the percussion caption of T.R. Fitz-Gibbon and bass tutelage of Doug Bush.
I am currently a freelance musician and instructor in the Austin area and have worked with various ensembles and schools such as JDub & The Tease, The UT Middle Eastern Ensemble, Ugly Numbers, Richland H.S., Colleyville Heritage H.S., Sherman H.S., UNT, and McCallum Fine Arts Academy. My long term plan is to make the most of life while it lasts, and explore the world...