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Andy is available to sub with DFW cover bands needing a drummer for dance, top 40, pop, r&b, funk, and rock.
Andy Pruyn ('Prine') is a Dallas area drummer who has been playing music for 30 years. He has performed with Lee Greenwood, The Katinas, Steve Hindalong, Steve Archer, Janice Archer Cruse, John Cruse, Mark Blankenship, Camp Kirkland, Galen Jeter Jazz Orchestra, Crosswinds Jazz Orchestra, Daniel E. Rodriguez, Bent Tree Bible Fellowship, Dallas Praise Jazz Orchestra, Toledo Glassmen (DCI), Seven Day Walk, Ken Savage & the Best Kept Secret, Mosaic Minds, The Magnets, Fink and several churches in North Texas. Andy has experience playing jazz, funk, soul, R&B, rock, latin, ska, reggae, orchestral, CCM, blues, and country.
While attending Northern Kentucky University, Andy studied percussion with Dick Jensen of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. In 2002, Mr. Pruyn performed in the Kentucky All-Collegiate Jazz Ensemble at the Kentucky Music Educators Association Annual Convention. Andy graduated from NKU with a Bachelor’s in Music Education.
Mr. Pruyn has taught drums and percussion for 17 years in Ohio, Kentucky, Texas, Wisconsin, Brazil, & Russia. His affiliations include the Percussive Arts Society and the Vic Firth Education Team.
Andy plays Vic Firth sticks, brushes, & mallets, Zildjian Cymbals, Remo Drumheads, Pearl Drums, LP Latin Percussion, and Puresound Snares. He uses Audix Microphones, Kelly SHU shock mount, and Humes & Berg cases & bags. He is also thankful for the services of Dallas Drum and Lone Star Percussion.
Andy enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife and daughter, serving at church, and going on mission trips.
Contact Andy for your next session, gig, service, or lesson:
Samples of his studio and live work are available on ReverbNation:
Drummer Andy Pruyn ://./andypruyn
- Screen name:
- Andy Pruyn
- Member since:
- Feb 02 2013
- Active over 1 month ago
- Level of commitment:
- Very Committed
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Available to gig:
- 2-3 nights a week
- Most available:
Renew Me - Seven Day Walk
Renew Me - Seven Day Walk Genre: Christian Contemporary
Written by David Newton & Neil Bertrand BMI 14750447 Seven Day Music Recorded by Seven Day Walk