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PERFORMER

TEACHER

Photograph by Karen Duckworth at Into The Wild Summer Festival 2019 drumming for Mobius Loop

BIO

Over ten years experience as a live and studio percussionist in various projects

including bands, dance projects, circus, theatre and alongside DJ's..

I've played over 1200 gigs.

With my main band Mobius Loop I have performed headline shows at festivals and professional tours.

Some of the festivals I've played at include; Buddahfield, Green Gathering, One Tribe, Vegan Camp Out,

Wilderness, Into The Wild, Eden, Boomtown, Edinburgh Fringe and Kendal Calling.

 

I have worked as a session drummer for acts such as; John Dhali, Mica Sinclair, Spiral Scouts, David Shurr and Murray Kyle. 

From 2014-2018 I was the Musical Director of the circus act The Beatnik Collective.

Some of the venues I've played include:

The Deaf Institute (Manchester), 53 Degrees (Preston), The Trades Club (Hebden Bridge)

The Cavern Club (Liverpool) and The Assembly Rooms (Glastonbury).

I studied Music at UCLan, receiving a 1st Class Honours Degree in 2015. My final degree show was nominated for the 'Creative Practice Award 2015.'

Since 2012 I have regularly been teaching Djembe, Congas, Bongos,
Cajon and Drum Kit

from my studio in Preston as well as teaching in different cities whilst on tour.

Since 2015 I have facilitated drum workshops in schools, scout camps, team building days, and festivals.

I am available for one to one teaching or workshops around the UK.


If you've any creative, interesting opportunities do let me know!

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Top Left : Into The Wild 2019 - Photo by Karen Duckworth

Top Right : Audio Farm 2018 - Photo by Gwyn Pole

Bottom Left : The Trades Club Dec 2019 - Photo by Karen Duckworth

Bottom Right : Audio Farm 2015 - Photo by Robin Hill