Campbell is a passionate, dedicated, and experienced music educator. He has taught privately and at Scotch College since 2007. He is currently also teaching at Camberwell Grammar, Sacred Heart Girls College, and RMIT.
In 2010 Campbell established the D²Drumline a role which has seen him undertake the role of Musical Director for countless high profile events around the country for TV, corporate events, and large scale sporting events.
As a performer, Campbell has toured the UK, China, New Zealand, the US and Europe. In 2008, Campbell was the lead snare for the Australian contingent of the 2000 piece Beijing Olympic Orchestra and in 2015 he toured the US and Europe with the Blue Devils International Corps including performances with the world famous Top Secret Drum Corps in Basel, Switzerland.
As an educator, Campbell has taught drums and percussion for over 10 years and teaches from beginner right through the advanced levels. He is now one of the most in demand Marching Percussion and Drumline specialists in Australia and has been commissioned to run masterclasses and workshops at schools across Victoria including: Melbourne University and the Victoria College of the Arts; the Australian National Academy of Percussion; the Australian Percussion Academy; has been an instructor at the National Drumline Camp since its inception in 2012, and has toured across Australia and New Zealand presenting clinics in conjunction with world famous rudimental percussionist Ralph Nader.
Campbell's teaching philosophy focuses on ensuring that a student is always having fun - above all else, music should be an enjoyable pursuit, even if you plan to go 'pro'. He always ensures that his students are receiving a education based on sound technique and theoretical understanding while finding interesting and fun ways to learn and apply these essential components of musicianship.
Campbell has a limited number of places available for dedicated, hard working students on Tuesday afternoons/evenings in his teaching space in Hawthorn.
Campbell is an artist for Pearl Drums, Zildjian Cymbals, Evans Drumheads, and Promark Drumsticks.