Last week I was so very fortunate to have my online drumming school DRUMMING4LIFE.COM chosen for a feature in Hawaii's largest and most respected newspaper The Honolulu Star Advertiser. Many thanks to Donica Kaneshiro - Editor and Steven Mark - Reporter for the awesome opportunity to share with Hawaii and the world!
In my early years of drumming I had the great fortune to work with some incredible drummers who also happened to be great teachers. I have been spending the month of August in Seattle and practicing at The Seattle Drum School owned by Steve Smith (not the one you're thinking of). While there, I noticed [...]
When I started out playing drums at the later age of 15, I really had no idea what it would take to be a professional drummer but I knew that I wanted to be one. I had a lot more hair in those days and since then, I have figured out 5 things that directed my path toward [...]
Happy 2016 and I hope your year is off to a superb beginning! I was marinating on the concept of Social Media today and had this revelation (I'm sure I'm not the first) that the once widely held premise that everyone person on Earth is separated only by 6 other people might have actually been [...]
I hope as you read this, you are having a terrific day wherever you are in the World. In 15 + years of teaching hundreds of drum students, I have learned much about the human spirit and will to persevere. My drum students inspire me everyday when they show up to drum lessons ready to [...]