Tyrone’s Music Resume

Online Resume

 

Personal

  • Marine Corps GW1 Veteran, Father, Author
  • Drum instructor, session player, live performer, recording engineer, and multi-instrumental
  • Memberships: BMI, Atlanta Chapter Grammy Recording Academy
  • Endorsements: Bootleg Drums, Soultone Cymbals, Magic Room Brand sticks

 

Education

  1. Atlanta Institute of Music 2010-2011          Duluth, GA
    • Drum Program certificate (Achievement scholarship recipient)
  2. Liberty Theological Seminary 2008-2010          Lynchburg, VA
    • Master of Arts in Religion with focus in biblical counseling
    • Master of Divinity with focus in theological studies
  3. Beacon University 2005-2008          Columbus, GA
    • BA in Biblical studies (magna cum laud)
  1. Marine Corps Comm. School 1989                 29 Palms, CA
  2. Forsyth County High School 1986-1987          Cumming, GA
  3. Palatka High School 1984-1986          Palatka, FL

 

Received personal instruction by:

  • Dave Weckl – January, 2011
  • Tom Knight – 2010-2011
  • Creig Harber – 2010-2011
  • Eric Sanders – 2011

 

Music Performance and Experience

  • Performances and affiliations
    • 2000-2002: Siren, Austin, TX (performed at NxNG)
    • 2002-2003: Pivot, Austin, TX
    • 2005-2006: Love of Christ, recordings for album: Dying Embers, FL
    • 2005-2006: Cypress Meadows Church in Tarpon Springs, FL
    • 2006-2008: Generations Christian Church in Trinity, FL
    • 2008-2009: Christ Community Church in Columbus, GA
    • 2010-2011: 12Stone Church in Dacula, GA
    • 2010-2011: Mt. Bethel UMC in Marietta, GA
    • 2011-2013: The Bridge Church, Lawrenceville, GA
    • 2012-2013: Æon Blue (Tool Tribute band) – Founder
    • 2012-2013: Jamie Campbell Band (rock/blues)
    • 2012 (once Fill-in): Outpost Opry (Country band) in Dallas, GA
    • 2013-2014: Ivy Creek Church, Lawrenceville, GA
    • 2013-2013: Kelly Ballard (country)
    • 2013-present (as Fill-in): JC Bridwell (country)
    • 2013 (once Fill-in): Jason Coley Band (country)
    • 2013-present (as Fill-in): Lefty Williams
    • 2013 (3x Fill-in): Caylee Ann (country)
    • 2013 (once Fill-in): Moby Dick (rock)
    • 2014 (short tour): Faith Jackson (country)
    • 2014-present (as Fill-in): Georgia Red Clay (country)
    • 2014-present (once Fill-in): Beggars Farm Reunion
    • 2014: Steve Bryson (country)
    • 2014-2015: Reluctant Saints (Southern Rock)
    • 2015: Black Wolf Moon (Rock)
    • 2015-present (as Fill-in): Samantha Stroh (Country)
    • 2015-present (as Fill-in): Drop Tailgate Party Band (Country)
    • 2015-present (as Fill-in): Pickup Line (Country)
    • 2015-present (as Fill-in): Tangents Band (Country)
    • 2015 (once Fill-in): Year of the Locust (Rock)
    • 2015-present: The Fugitives (surf rock)
    • 2015-present: Dave and the Busters (rock)
    • 2015-2017: Vishus Cycle (80’s, 90’s rock covers)
    • 2016-2017: Governor (70’s, 80’s rock covers)
    • 2016-present: Greener Daze (Green Day tribute)
    • 2016-present (Fill-in): Broadcast 90 (90’s tribute band)
    • 2016-present (Fill-in): Velociraptors (80’s, 90’s rock covers)
    • 2017-2018: Rehoboth Baptist Church
    • 2017-present: XFusion (2000’s rock covers)
    • 2017-present: Ty Steele Band (Original fusion prog metal)

 

  • Other instruments: Bass, classical guitar, piano, mandolin
  • Orchestral experience: quintuplets, marching snare, timpani, Xylophone, Orchestral Bells, Gong, Timbales, Glockenspiel, wind chimes, Chinese Bell Tree
  • Drumming Styles: Jazz fusion (Latin, rock), be-bop Jazz; Blues, Ballad, Rock, Latin, Second-line, Metal;
  • Technical and mixing experience:
    • Recorded and mixed four albums using Nuendo 4 and Logic X; Presonus interfaces

 

Teaching Experience

  • May 2015 – Present: drum instructor at Music & Arts, Johns Creek, GA
  • October 2012 – May 2015: drum instructor at the Instrumental Music Academy, Roswell, GA
  • 2014-2016: (Fill-in): instructor at the Atlanta Institute of Music and Media, Duluth, GA
  • 2011-2012: in-home drum instructor for Metro Music Makers, ATL metro, GA
  • Non-affiliated drum instructor:
    • 2012 – Current: Gwinnett County area, GA
    • Austin, TX area: 1999-2002
    • Tampa, FL area: 2006-2008

 

Equipment

  • Endorsing Bootleg (custom) Drums: 22×20 kick, 8,10,12,14,16 toms
  • Endorsing Soultone cymbals: 6,8,11 splash; 17,19 crash; 19 china; 22 ride

 

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