With MEINL since:
March 01, 1985
Place of birth:
St-Charles-Borromée (Québec, Canada)
Currently living in:
Montreal (Québec, Canada)
Favorite MEINL cymbal:
15 years old
Car that you currently drive:
Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:
Listen to music, go to concerts.
Gin Martini and white wine
Past: Normand Hervieux, Alain Labrosse, Luc Boivin, Paul Picard, Raul Lali Brito Gonzalez, Alberto Villareal, Rolando Salgado Palacio, and now, Puvialagan Mayarajah
Highlight of your career so far:
Marie-Josée Lord gig (2012); Montreal Drumfest 2009 & 2007; Bari Jazz Fest (Italy) 2008
Latin Hand Percussions, Creative percussion setups, Cajon
Drumming means to me:
Fun!, Sharing, Music, Grooving, Freedom, Self expression, to be part of something bigger than me.
Advice for up and coming drummers:
Music skills and career will never stop improving as long as you keep your feet on the track, work hard and are honest and nice to others.
How would you describe yourself:
Simple, curious, inspired, in love with music and art.
When I look back on my life one day, I would like to be able to say:
Let’s not look too much, i’m happy with what is done, and I love what now is.