BA (hon) performing arts. Jazz diploma (drums), Jazz pedagogy (teaching) diploma
Studied with Keith Copeland. Continuously teaching from the age of 17. Tutor for drum kit at Liverpool Uni since 2005.
Between 150 and 250 gigs per year since 2006.
Leader of percussion (samba) bands since 2007.
Performed with a host of bands and musicians in great varieties of styles. Including; The music of Frank Zappa with the Muffin Men, Ensemble 10:10, Jimmy Carl Black, Ike Willis, Napoleon Murphy Brock, Mike Keneally, Arthur Brown, The Weave, Eugene Chadbourne, Robert Rotifer, John Head, Mick Head, Super Numeri, Greg Abate, Bruce Adams, Alan Barnes, Stuart McCallum, and many more. Most importantly my Liverpool buddies, amazing musicians with whom I work with week in and week out!