We’re pleased to announce that Gareth Brown will be joining us as a new tutor in our drum faculty.
Gareth has been playing the drums since the age of 12 and has been an essential part of the UK and international pop scene, performing for the likes of The Saturdays, Blue, Busted, Will Young, Shirley Bassey, The Specials, Heather Small, Paloma Faith, Joss Stone, Lily Allen, Pixie Lott, Westlife, Omar, Mica Paris, Soul II Soul, Lulu, Mis-Teeq, Kelly Rowland, Rihanna, Ronny Jordan, Donna Summer and Anastacia, to name a few! Gareth has toured extensively and has made numerous TV appearances, including playing on The Jay Leno Show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Later… with Jools Holland and Top of the Pops.
Gareth is currently endorsed by Pearl drums. His addition to the team makes for an exciting year for drum students, who have had access to brand new practice facilities and rehearsal spaces, and have experienced some top Masterclasses from a host of talented drummers, including Jojo Mayer, Bob Knight (CeeLo Green, Nicole Scherzinger), Ben Thompson (Two Door Cinema Club), Chris Coleman (Prince, Christina Aguilera), Troy Miller (Amy Winehouse, Mark Ronson), Dexter Hercules (Pixie Lott, Rita Ora), Morgan Agren (Frank Zappa, Meshuggah, Steve Vai), John Blease (Dizzee Rascal, Newton Faulkner) and Billy Rymer (Dillinger Escape Plan).