Tom is a professional drummer and percussionist based in West London. Trained at the London College of Music, Tom studied with some of the most renowned musicians in the country and completed Drumtech's prestigious Master Performance Course. This propelled him to perform across the UK & Europe with main-stage festival slots and live national radio performances . An experienced teacher of all skills and ages Tom's teaching ethos follows that of Joe Morello, Jojo Mayer and Benny Greb in that to optimise musicality one must first learn efficiency of motion. Tom is currently the live and studio drummer for Ria Ritchie and can also be seen performing with his own band Mapstone.