had drum sticks in my hands since I was eight years
old. My first performance involved banging on buckets
to an 8-track tape in the neighbor's garage. Other
kids added cardboard guitars while looking cool and
role" as best they could. We attracted an audience,
received some applause and that's all it took for me
to get "hooked." From that moment
drumming became my passion, my exercise, my hobby - my
joy. I've shared the stage with princes and paupers,
parents and professionals and through it all, I've
come to understand the magic of music and how it can
bring back a special memory or help to relieve the
stresses of everyday life.
merely a magician enabling the ride."