Building Younger Audiences
Paul DeLong - drummer
Best known for his multi-platinum success with rock artist Kim Mitchell, Paul has forged a career which encompasses funk, fusion, jazz and latin, working with such diverse artists as Tom Scott, Domenic Troiano, David Blamires, Lawrence Gowan, Carlos Del Junco, Carol Welsman, Dave Restivo, Brownman Ali, Colm Wilkinson, Doug Riley, Hilario Duran, David Clayton Thomas, Roger Hodgson, Rik Emmett, and The Canadian Tenors to name a few.
As a Juno Award winner and respected session player, Paul has performed at P.I.T. and the N.A.M.M. shows in L.A., twice at the Montreal Drumfest and at the Cape Breton Drumfest.
Paul has taught part-time at Humber College in Toronto for over 25 years and written several articles for Modern Drummer magazine. He also taught and performed at KOSA 2010, at the Stickman Drum Experience 2013, and has done online video lessons for Drumhang and Drumeo.
Also a published author, Paul’s book, DeLong Way To Polyrhythmic Creativity is distributed worldwide by Hudson Ltd.