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WORLD TRAVELER : INTRO

You wake up in Brasilia, Okinawa, Chennai, Xi’an, Amman, or Chiang Mai. Who knows what time zone you are in, nor does it matter. So long as the sun is finally up, it is time for breakfast. Freshly showered you

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THE MUSICAL DRUMMER : MUSICAL MATURITY

Playing for yourself VS playing for the music. There are two major categories for those who play drums. Those who are solely drummers, and those who evolve into musicians. Drums are a primal and highly communicable instrument. Those who simply

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BALANCING THE DAILY GRIND

A musician’s life is full of freedom and possibilities. Sleep all day, play bar gigs late into the night? Sure, we’ve got that! Up early to send the kiddos off to school, then record all day? You got it. Weekend

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BLUE DEVILS : THE DREAM

Blue Devils : The Dream It’s 1996, and I’m in high school. DCI finals is in my town, Orlando, FL and THE Blue Devils are rehearsing at MY high school every day. It’s my first time to see DCI live.

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TIME & MOTION

In life there are no straight lines. Look close enough and all perceptibly straight lines become imperfect arcs and circular. Take a look at the natural world around you. Every thing, every being, has arcs and curves.In music, as in

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INTRODUCTION

Who am I? Who are you? A bit about me… The short version is, I am an American born musician, a father, a husband, and a peculiarly driven and adaptable human.Geographically speaking,I was born in Jersey, grew up in Central

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