fletch218
CONTACT

SEEKING

Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Flute, Other, Mandolin, Dobro, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone.

ABOUT

Seasoned session drummer with 40 years drumming/percussion experience. Prefer jazz, blues,rock and ska. Initially trained in swedish rudimental/regimental drumming techniques. Played as lead tip in 5 different pipe bands for ovr 30 years. Crossed over to the kit in 1973 under the tutelage of Roy Anderson who was a protege of Gene Krupa. Co-founder of the West Point Cadet Pipes and Drums and trained and wrote the drum music for them which is still used today. Was part of several touring bands in the 70's and 80's local to NY and Philadelphia.

Screen name:
fletch218
Member since:
Sep 18 2007
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Days

Influences

Gene Krupa

EQUIPMENT

Tama Rockstars, Slingerland GK Signatures. Premier HST 700.