With MEINL since:
June 14, 1954
Place of birth:
Monticello, New York, USA
Currently living in:
Favorite MEINL cymbal:
Car that you currently drive:
Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:
Family, cooking, running, traveling and gathering wild mushrooms
William Schutt, Bey Perry, Michael Lauren
Highlight of your career so far:
Having the opportunity to continuously play with great musicians all over the world.
Being able to play authentically in many styles, strong groove, playing in the moment.
Drumming means to me:
Drumming is my doorway to pursuing knowledge and beauty. It is my means of expression and way of life.
Advice for up and coming drummers:
Take advantage of all opportunities to play with other musicians. Play and listen to as many styles of music as you can. Really learn the rudiments. Get together with other drummers.
How would you describe yourself:
I act according to my beliefs.
When I look back on my life one day, I would like to be able to say:
I lived my life how I wanted to.