I'm an enthusiastic performer & teacher and I thoroughly enjoy inspiring students with a variety of skills, songs, and styles.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
We can focus on classical percussion like timpani, snare drum & marimba or groove percussion like drumset, congas and cajon. Or both!
- Tell me about your qualifications.
BM Honors- Univ. Southern California Thornton School of Music
MM Honors- Carnegie Mellon University College of Fine Arts
- How much do you charge?
At my studio:
At your home:
fluctuates based on location
- Where do you teach?
I teach students from Chiswick, Acton, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Richmond upon Thames, Twickenham, Kingston Upon Thames, Kensington & Chelsea.
I'm an established teacher at Bell Music Academy in South Acton. Studios are located in West London near Chiswick Park, Acton Town, and South Acton stations. Bell Studios is a top notch facility with parking, reception, lounge, rehearsal studios and a variety of musical equipment.
In some cases I am able to travel to students houses for lessons.
- When are you available?
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
All ages and abilities.
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
Everyone is different and I aim help students learn fundamental techniques as well as developing their creativity and unique musical taste. We can focus on certificate exams like Trinity, ABRSM & Rock School or build our own curriculum based on your interests. (or a little of both)
- What kind of experience do you have?
I perform in a range of genres including orchestral, jazz, musical theater, recording for film & TV, and pop. I also hold teaching positions at Bell Music Academy in Acton and HMDT in Hackney.
Performance credits include: Russell Watson's UK & Ireland Tours in 2016-2018, Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl, P-Diddy at the American Music Awards, Clean Bandit at the European Music Awards, Cirque Du Soleil live on MTV, American Idol, ABC Family, Taylor Swift, David Benoit, Jane Monheit, John Williams, Bobby Mc Ferrin, Chris Botti, Gustavo Dudamel, Sir Neville Marriner, the Dave Ricard Big Band, American Music Theater & Drama Academy, Long Beach Opera, performances at the London Palladium, the London Barbican, New York's Carnegie Hall, and Los Angeles's Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Featured performer for Sakae Drums and Zildjian Gen 16 â€œYoung Gunsâ€
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
Clean and up-to-date DBS
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
UK Musicians Union
American Federation of Musicians
Percussive Art Society
• BM Honors
• MM Honors
• Clean/current DBS
• Musician's Union
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