Profile of Qualifications 

Self-driven and dynamic musician with years of progressive experience paired with a solid educational foundation. Seeking new and exciting musical opportunities that will allow for career advancement and growth within the music industry.  

Skills & Abilities 

Creativity ŸLive Band ŸPlaying Various Instruments ŸLeadership Development ŸMusic Theory Knowledge ŸStrong Improvising ŸTeam Collaboration ŸAttention to Detail ŸBroad Range Of Musical Styles ŸBroad Rhythmic and Metric Range ŸConfidence ŸOpenness to Feedback ŸPerseverance ŸMemory and Concentration ŸCultural Adaptability ŸTime Management ŸDedication ŸBusiness and Marketing Acumen  

Professional Achievements 

Drums for 80HD...CTs premiere 80s experience,(2019) 

Warner Theater credits:Rock of ages (2015)Tommy (2016) 

Once...first community theatre to perform it. I was Svec, (2018) 

Spring awakening (2018 credits continued) 

Little Mermaid 


Mama Mia 

Drums for Mark Daniel and The Free Radicals: Elm City Music Fest, (2017) 

Opened for Cowboy Mouth, Eddie Money and John Fogerty. Also opened for Kings X at Toads Place. (2017) 

Performed in various high school/college music theatre productions:  Leader of the pack (Shubert Theatre), Mr. Burns (University of New Haven) Adams family (Branford High School). 

Director for World Drumming Ensemble in Southern Region of Connecticut Music Educators Association,February 2009-Present 

Member of Vic Firth Educational Team, June 2008- Present 

Endorse of Vic Firth and Remo Products, June 2008- Present 

Opening act for Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular Seymour Middle School Choir,December 2011-Present 

Best Sound Design Broadway World Pantochino Productions,2014-2016 

Connecticut Chapter of Percussive Arts Society, September 2009-2011 

Site Chair for CMEA Southern Region Music Festival,February 2008 

Assistant Director of Annie, Once on this Island & High School Musical, Seymour Middle School Drama,2004-2008 

Student of Gary Chaffee,June 2015- Present 

Student of Dom Famularo (Drums),October 2006-2010 

Student of Michelle Lambert, New York Opera Company (Vocal),August 2003-2006 

Drummer for “Roamer”, Fuses folk music with Reggae music,July 2006-2009 

Drummer for “Leila”, Fuses world rhythms with pop, R&B, and funk music, July 2006- Present 

Winner of Guitar Center’s Drum Off, One of 2 representatives from Connecticut,November-2005 

Drummer for “Red River Soul”,Winner of Play magazine’s Battle of the Bands.Runner up of WPLR’s Battle of the Bands,November 2003-2006 

“Nate Dobas Jazz Trio”Performed with: John Judd, Henry Lugo, Bill Cofrances, Harold Zinno, Walt Andrus, Bob Nunno, Larry Haddad, Brian Toriff, Esdras Lubin, Chris Coogan,May 1998-June 2002 

Morehead State University Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble I, Fall 1994-Spring 1998 

Jenny Wiley Summer Stock Theatre Company,Summer 1996 

Education & Memberships 

Master’s Degree-Holistic Thinking, The Learn Institute, Milford, CT 

Bachelor’s Degree-Music Education, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY 

Memberships-Music Educators National Conference, Connecticut Music Educators Association, 

Percussive Arts Society, American Choral Directors Association, Phi Mu Alpha