Ron Briggs

COUNTRY Canada      
GROUP FREELANCE / EDUCATOR      

Biography

Located in Langley B.C., Ron Briggs, 5 time BCCMA Drummer of the Year, has been playing drums for over 30 years.

One of the Canadian music industry's finest drummers, he devotes time to his craft by teaching, touring, recording and more recently, producing with Plan B Productions. Ron excels in all music genres and aspects of the music industry, his versatility being second to none.

A disciplined, talented and versatile professional in a variety of music genres, Ron has performed with a number of well-known Canadian artists including: Lisa Brokop, Farmer's Daughter, Aaron Pritchett, Ian Tyson, John Landry, Brett Kissel, Steve Fox, Sean Hogan, Brad Johner, Gil Grand, The Brent Lee Band, Bobbi Smith, Kelly Brock, Kenny Hess With over 20 years of drum teaching experience, Ron Briggs possesses a wealth of drumming knowledge and teaches players of all skill levels, from beginner to advanced.

In his growing years as a player and student he has studied with a variety of reknowned drum teachers over the years, most notably Jim Chapin, Don Reid and Micky Earnshaw. He has performed at and/or been involved with the British Columbia Country Music Awards, the Canadian Country Music Awards, Project Discovery, and several key industry events and drum clinics.

A high-energy player and drum clinician, Ron continues to refine his craft and maintains a busy teaching, recording, gigging and music producing schedule.

Bernard Purdie

Studio Legend

Barnaby Gold

Independent

Joe Abbatantuono

The Identity Crisis, The Bjorkestra, Pacha Massive

Joe Tomino

Dub Trio

Bob Breithaupt

Columbus Jazz Orchestra