Music - Percussion
Born and raised in London, Joel has become one of Ontario’s most sought after percussionists. His career has taken him all over North America. He is the owner of 'Junction Beats', London's newest modern music school.
His versatility, education and professionalism allow him to perform with some of the top artists from varying musical genres. Personally trained by some of the world’s top drummers in every genre, Joel is devoted to perfecting his craft and sharing it with the world.
He is currently recording and touring with power trio, 'Great Spirits', as well as working with various projects, recording sessions, and live performances at weddings and other special events.
When he’s not rehearsing and practicing, Joel can be found teaching at /growing Junction Beats, running the music community, 'Toronto Prog', working with the London Music Task team or the Jack Richardson Steering Committee.
Opened Junction Beats in 2015 in Toronto, brought it to London in 2017
Attended Humber for the Jazz Program
Recorded/Toured with Boyd Tinsley of Dave Matthew's Band
First local band to perform at Sunfest with Light of East Ensemble
Performed with Loud Luxury numerous times
Plays all genres, Electronic to Metal, latin to funk