Paul Elliott is a highly respected player, clinician and educator.
His playing and recording credits include Shaun Baxter, Frank Gambale, John Wheatcroft, Stu Hamm, Jont and Richard Niles.
As a clinician, Paul has performed extensively throughout the UK and Europe, and has shared the stage alongside Steve Smith, Manu Katche, Richard Bailey, Akira Jimbo, Mark Mondesir, Gary Husband and Erik Smith.
Paul, teaches privately in his West London studio, is Head of Drums for the Academy of Music & Sound group of schools, and teaches at the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford. He also acts as a consultant to other leading music education establishments, including The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.
His highly acclaimed double DVD, Technically Speaking, was released in 2000, and his teaching methods have inspired countless professional drummers, including Phil Selway (Radiohead) Jason Cooper (The Cure), Steve Kemp (Hard-Fi ) Ashley Soan (Independent) Luke Bullen (KT Tunstall) Tom Meadows (Duffy) Simon Edgoose (Independent) Mark Heaney (Gang of Four) Laurie Jenkins (Howie Day) Carlos Hercules (George Michael) Dominic Greensmith (Reef) Julian Brown (Will Young) Simon Hartop (The Barbs) Nathan Curran (Basement Jaxx) Laura Fares (Sam Sparro) and Chris Hall (Ciam).
Paul is endorsed by YAMAHA drums, ZILDJIAN cymbals, PRO-MARK sticks, REMO heads SENNHEISER mics, and PROTECTION RACKET cases.