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Laura Kirkwood

General Details

Currently studying a Master of Music (Musicology & Ethnomusicology) at the University of Melbourne, Bachelor of Creative Industries double major in music and journalism. Grade 4 AMEB Percussion. Grade 2 AMEB Piano. Grade 4 AMEB Piano.

Experienced drummer and percussionist with over 5 years of private instrumental and school teaching experience. Prolific drummer in the Melbourne music scene, having moved from Brisbane in 2017. I have played at various festivals including Falls Festival (Byron Bay) and have toured nationally with various bands.

I am currently an African drumming teacher and facilitate workshops in schools, kindergartens, big organisations, disability centres and much more.

I studied percussion at the University of Florida for 6-months and trained with Master drummers in West Africa for 2 months. I can teach all musical styles on drumkit including West African and Brazilian percussion. I am currently studying my Masters of Music (Musicology & Ethnomusicology) at the University of Melbourne.

These details were last updated on August 21, 2018