Professional Drummer
Private Teacher -
Preparation for University & cegep music auditions, Cruise Ship band auditions








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Professionals about Jacob
(also Student Testimonials)






Jim Chapin -
(20th century’s most influential drum set educator)
"Jacob, you've got GREAT hands!!! ...hands from hell...@%!"

Johnny Neel -
(Allman Brothers Band, vocals on Walt Disney Records: Finding Nemo, Cars, and Ratatouille)
"Hey Brother ..!!.. still remember the time you 'went out' like Elvin Jones at Crystal Mansion Studios."

Walfredo Reyes, Jr. -
(Santana, Christina Aguilera, etc.)
"Very cool! ... I like the fact that you are doing YOUR combinations... and not just transcribing what I did."



Mike Clark -
(Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Tony Bennett, etc.)
"Jacob, I dig your playing, big time... You're a hellava drummer!! ... Dig your big band drumming man, lots of fire."

Kenwood Dennard
(Sting, Dizzy Gillespie, Associate Professor of Percussion, Berklee College of Music)
"Very nice. Nice hands, nice energy. Nice.. Independent Left Hand Lead.“

Aldo Mazza -
(Drummer, percussionist, clinician, founder of KoSA Music)
"Jacob has a great sense of jazz, & chart reading. I was particularly impressed with the exciting playing displayed in concert with the big band video."