Been hitting drums since age 5. Grew up in southern-KY playing rock, country, bluegrass, metal, etc. Lived in central Illinois for 6 years. Master's degree from the Univ of Illinois in Champaign in percussion performance. D.M.A. in Jazz Studies. Currently living in Nashville, TN, where I work as a freelance musician, and serve as adjunct faculty at Nashville State Community College and Motlow Community College. Have performed with David Fathead Newman, James Carter, Marvin Hamlisch, David Berger, Evelyn Glennie, Jim Pugh, Jim Culbertson, Chip Stephens, Chip McNeill, Glenn Wilson, Larry Gray, Joan Hickey, Jeff Grubbs, Peoria Symphony, Champaign-Urbana Symphony, Sinfonia da Camera, The Prairie Ensemble, and others.
Josh: real nice playing on all of these tracks, especially "Art of the Dance" Thanks for hanging out the other night and listening to all of our sets. I'm sure I'll be seeing you around. Let me know if you're playing out.