I am a freelance drummer/percussionists living in the Los Angeles area. I started playing percussion in wind ensembles and orchestras and I gravitated towards the drum set in high school. My ability to play any style of music and read well has kept me working all these years. I HAVE A HOME STUDIO WHERE I TEACH AND RECORD DRUMS.

some of the highlights of my career have been:

 Recording and touring for Thomas Dolby recording three albums: Aliens Ate My Buick, Gate To The Minds Eye and Astronauts & Heretics (1989-1995)

 playing for The Lion King at The Pantages Theatre in Hollywood. (2000-2003)

 LIVE TOURING AND RECORDING WITH FERNANDO ORTEGA (2006-2013)

 Live playing and recording for smooth jazz artists Peter White and Scott Wilkie. (1994-2000) 

PLAYING and recording FOR THE Tommy Coomes Band for Billy and Franklin Graham, Samaritan’s Purse and Operation Christmas Child events worldwide. (2001-Present) 

Teaching as an adjuct professor at biola and hope international universities. (2010-presant) 

Writing the Drumming Dynamics column for Christian Musician Magazine. (2009-PREASANT)

DOING CLINICS AND WORKSHOPS FOR CHRISTIAN MUSICIAN SUMMITS, WORSHIP LEADER WORKSHOPS AND SCHOOLS LIKE CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY AND MANY MORE. (1994-PRESANT)

 

 

 

 

 

At the Cove Ashville NC playing with the Tommy Coomes Band for SP first responder pastors conference  

At the Cove Ashville NC playing with the Tommy Coomes Band for SP first responder pastors conference