Please contact the teacher directly for more information.Name - Paul DeLong
Location - TORONTO, ON, M6J
Intersection - Cosburn and Woodbine
Email - email@example.com
Website - http://www.myspace.com/pauldelong
Instrument - drums
Level - advanced
Place - teacher's studio
Schedule - varied, please contact to make arrangements
Price - 1/2 hour, hourly, weekly, monthly, deposit, etc.
Payment Plan - pay as you go
Genres - all
Bio - Best known for his multi-platinum success with rock artist Kim Mitchell, Paul has forged a career which encompasses funk, fusion, jazz and latin, working with such diverse artists as Tom Scott, Domenic Troiano, David Blamires, Lawrence Gowan, Carlos Del Junco, Carol Welsman, Dave Restivo, Nick "Brownman" Ali, Colm Wilkinson, Doug Riley, Hilario Duran, David Clayton Thomas, Roger Hodgson and The Canadian Tenors to name a few. As a Juno award winner and respected session player Paul has performed at P.I.T. and the N.A.M.M. shows in L.A., twice at the Montreal Drumfest and at the Cape Breton Drumfest. He is one of SABIAN cymbals most popular and effective clinicians. Always active on the studio scene, Paul has recorded numerous jingles and worked on TV shows such as Degrassi Junior High, Top Cops, Counterstrike, E.N.G. and more recently, How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria? He can also be heard on the new Hockey Night In Canada theme. Paul has taught part-time at Humber College in Toronto for the past 22 years and written several articles for Modern Drummer magazine. His new book "DeLong Way" To Polyrhythmic Creativity On The Drumset is now being distributed worldwide by Hudson Ltd. In 1994 Paul became involved in musical theatre, first subbing on shows such as Tommy, Joseph and Rent in Toronto, and then touring across Canada and the U.S. with those same productions. He was the first sub on the Toronto production of The Lion King for three and a half years and in 2004 was first chair for the musical Hairspray. Next came Hair in 2006 and Peter Pan in 2007. Paul's fusion band The Code has 3 CDs, the last release being "Mianca". Current endorsements include Yamaha drums, Sabian cymbals, Remo drumheads and Vater sticks.