The story so far...

Born in Ballina, NSW, Australia, 5th January, 1962.
Playing professionally since 1978.
 
 
LIVE PERFORMANCES AND TOUR CREDITS
The Footy Show (Channel 9 – Musical Director and Band Leader)  13 Years         
The Nevilles (Owner & Manager)      13 Years
The Vipers (Owner & Manager)        5 Years
Doug Mulray (Channel 7 – Asst Musical Director)  2 Years
Col Joye (Asst.Musical Director)      8 Years                                   
Keith Armitage (Musical Director)    5 Years                                               
Wayne Law (Musical Director)          2 Years
Ian McNamarra (Musical Director)
Bandstand Anniversary Tour (Asst. Musical Director)
Julia Daniels (Musical Director)                                                        
The Fargone Beauties (Triple Mo Award Winners)
The Bandstand Spectacular
Kahvas Jute                                        Tommy Emmanuel                 James Morrison
Peter Garrett                                       Tim Finn                                 Dennis Wilson
Marc Hunter                                       Mal Eastick                             Grace Knight
Richard Clapton                                  Doug Parkinson                      Troy Cassar-Daly
Jimmy Barnes                                     Anthony Warlow                    Tommy Tycho                      
Gina Jeffreys                                      Lee Kernaghan                        Dave Gleeson             
Shanley Del                                         Sandy Scott                            Jack Jones      
Judy Stone                                          Sam McNally                          Angry Anderson
Jeff Duff                                             Martin Plaza                           Terry Murray
Phil Cerbrano                                      Tanya Kernaghan                    Patchwork
The Seekers                                         Beccy Cole                              Allan Caswell
Jack Howsden                                     Fender Showcases                   The Kid
Mark O’Shea                                      Carol Young                            Brent Parlane
Felicity                                                Laurel Edwards                       Big Spirit
Phil Manning                                      Tracey Arbon                         Mitchell Shadlow
Colin Buchanan                                   Tina Martyn                           Lucy Holmes
Jade Macrae                                        Jon Gardiner                           The Swinging Sixties
Jay O’Shea                                          Simon Shapiro                         Criston Barker
John Field                                           One Hit Wonders                                           
Southbank Brisbane - Opening Ceremony
Brisbane Convention Centre - Opening Ceremony
Sydney Olympic Games – Home Nightclub (Official Athlete’s Venue)
Rugby World Cup                                                                             
 
Internationals -
Taylor Dayne             Belinda Carlisle
“Elvis.... the Concert” - World Tour (with the original members of the TCB band)
Joshua Kadison                       John Denver                                        Harry Secombe
Buddy Grecho                                    Lou Rawles                                         Ronnie Corbett
Legends of Rock (‘89 National Tour – featuring Chuck Berry; Jerry Lee Lewis; The Everly Brothers; Bo Didley)                        Janis Ian                                              Jerry Donahue                       
 
 
STUDIO CREDITS
 
Produced and played on…
 
THE NEVILLES - Everyone’s a winner       
THE FARGONE BEAUTIES - Dark Side of the Moo
THE JELLYBEAN TEAM
MIKE MATHIESON - We are Family
KEITH ARMITAGE - The Coast Road
LYNN ROGERS
LEEZA JENTZ
ADRIAN PAYNE
MAXIM STOCKARD
WAYNE LAW
TANYA SULLIVAN
COL JOYE
Produced a number of contributions to the ABC “Sing” series for schools 
 
 
Other Studio performances include…
 
THE WIGGLES
GRACE KNIGHT - Gracious           
COL JOYE - Back to Rock & Roll
SAM McNALLY - Live at the Basement
WAYNE LAW - Small Town Dreamer          
ROMEO - A Piece of a Love Society
ALLAN CASWELL - Different Eyes           
RETURN TO THE FORBIDDEN PLANET - Soundtrack
STEEL CITY (Tim Finn) - Soundtrack
BOOTMEN (Feature Film) - Soundtrack
 
Mario Millo                            Don Spencer                                                   Beccy Cole
Warren Derwent                     Harley Smith                                                  David Jacobsen
Julia Daniels                            Pru Clearwater                                               Jordan
Kerry McInerny                     James Gillard & Kevin Bennet                       Steve Passfield
Jon Gardiner                           Ian McNamarra                                              Anja
 Tina Martyn 
  
 
TELEVISION PERFORMANCES AND CREDITS
 
The FOOTY SHOW - Channel 9
-  Musical Director & Drummer 1996 to 2009
 
MULRAY       - Channel 7
- Assistant Musical Director, Composer, Arranger, Drums & keyboards 1994, 95
 
Midday Show - Regular appearances
Hey Hey it’s Saturday
Monday to Friday
Sydney Today
The Today Show
Bert Newton Show
Rainbow
Landline
Vizard Show
Ethnic Business Awards
SOUTHBANK - Opening Ceremony
BRISBANE CONVENTION CENTRE - Opening Ceremony
Kahvas Jute – Live at the Basement
 
TV COMMECIALS
 
Johnny Walker                        Volvo                                      Hungry Jacks
McDonalds                             Smiths                                     Channel 9 Promos
Steel City Promo                    Blue Line Cruises
 
 
THEATRE CREDITS
 
Return to the Forbidden Planet - Consultant Musical Director
Godspell - Drums & Percussion
Man of La Mancha - Drums & Percussion
 
 
FILM CREDITS
Bootmen (Feature film by Dean Perry) – Drums and acting role in the film
 
  
 
TEACHING CREDITS
 
Drums and Percussion - St Ignatius College   -   1986 to 1993
Head of Percussion Department - St Ignatius College   -  1990 to 1993
Choral Director/Conductor - St Ignatius College   -   1991 to 1993
 
Drum Clinics
Lecturer and Clinician  -  Pan Pacific Drum and Percussion Symposiums
Drum instructor at Billy Hydes, Downtown Music; Miranda Music; St Patricks – Sutherland; Emanuel School; Private tuition
Guest lecturer at JMC Academy
Guest Examiner for Australian Institute of Music
 
 
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CLOVELLY WEST
NSW   AUSTRALIA
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