Phil Pardell began his music career in 1995 by studying and performing with some of Southern California’s best musicians. He moved to Philadelphia in 2003, and in 2007, he graduated from the University of the Arts, with a Bachelors of Music in Instrumental Jazz Studies. During and following his years at UARTS, Phil sharpened his teeth performing with Philadelphia’s finest musicians in a variety of styles ranging from avant-garde jazz and Brazilian batucada, to progressive indie rock and shoe gaze. In 2011, Phil moved back to San Diego County, and by 2013 took on a full schedule of students and eventually the role of Music Director at School Of Rock Oceanside. Phil currently makes a living performing, teaching private lessons, and producing/recording music. Phil is co-host to Korey "Kingston" Horn on the Drum Brigade show and podcast. You can catch Phil performing all over San Diego County with a variety of groups including Cassie B Project, JB & the Movers, The Tommy Mitchell Show, Vaudeville Radio, Cathouse Thursday, The BoomTown Stingers, and Charlotte Littlehales. Phil currently resides in the Fallbrook area and is available to teach a variety of techniques and styles, perform, record, or go the the road for your next tour. Don't miss the opportunity to work with this professional, versatile, and enthusiastic musician. Phil is endorsed by Vessel Drums, Haram Drum Sticks, Drum Brigade, and Drum Flip.