Donald is an accomplished percussionist who has been teaching children and adults since 1994, developing much teaching experience working in schools and colleges.
In his classes Donald's focus is on teaching the technical skills of hand drumming, but he also aims to awaken creativity and passion amongst his students.
Donald has toured, played and recorded with Courtney Pine, Ronnie Laws, Jean Toussaint, Brian Auger, Mother Earth and Corduroy amongst many others. He has toured and travelled extensively to countries including Japan, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, West Africa, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Columbia, Australia, Israel, Turkey, Greece, Russia, Canada and many other countries.
He has much experience working with jazz, pop and world music. He has created a unique and personal style and approach to his percussion work. Donald is passionate about his teaching and has established a very stimulating and successful teaching approach that continues to inspire creativity with his students.