Las Vegas, NV, 89102
Subjects Taught Drum, Music Performance, Music Recording
I am a full-time working drummer currently residing in Las Vegas. In addition to guiding up and coming drummers with their musical careers, I am working on music & soundtracks for film and television projects with platinum-selling singer/songwriter Mark Slaughter. In addition, I am recording a CD with Los Angeles based hard-rock band "Masque."
In April of this year I was inducted (for the 2nd time!) into the Las Vegas Rock Hall of Fame for my collaboration with "Ripside." I performed at the induction concert with fellow inductees Xcursion (Mark Slaughter, guitar vocals; Kelly Garni, bass guitar). A picture of this performance is included in my "photos & video" section.
Notable mentors include: Irv Kluger, professional jazz drummer. I studied reading and drum set performance. Wally Snow (colleague of Murray Spivack), professional orchestral percussionist. I studied reading and a proprietary, specialized method of classical snare drum performance. Notable students of the...