About Colin Owen

A professional drummer for over 25 years, who is passionate about music! playing, recording and teaching. He has enjoyed considerable success in a range of musical ventures and styles in Europe and Latin America.

His formal education in drumming developed from private studies over 12 years, with Britain’s foremost drum teacher and educator Dave Hassell.
He has also studied with one of Latin Americas top drummer/percussionists Wilson Viveros and top session player Steve Washington.

He thrives on sharing his musical knowledge by teaching for the past 20 years at his studio in Northop to students from different age groups. Not only local students but also to students from further afield.

He has built an excellent reputation to extend that ‘professionals’ are looking for his teaching to improve their techniques. He has also produced excellent students who have successfully continued their music careers.

Colin is currently collaborating with Gary Roberts on his Spinout and In The Crowd projects.