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Sam Lumsden - Session Profile

- D.O.B - 7th January 1985

- Based in United Kingdom

Highly experienced, full-time professional and versatile drummer. Available for performance, recording, tuition, touring, theatre, television etc.

- Expert sight reader & transcriber, click-friendly,  reliable, top quality gear with endorsements in place.

Past work has featured internationally on Netflix, Cartoon Network, MTV, ITV, BBC, Sky Arts etc.

 

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Major Credits & Discography

Television & Movie:   

2020 - Britain's Got Talent - ITV UK and BGT Official YouTube Channel - Soundtrack Musician (drums) 2019 - Michael Bolton's Asian Dream - Singapore TV - Drum performance and notation consultant
2017 - Tony Visconti's: A Life In Music - Sky Arts UK - Featured Musician
2009 – Stoked - animated series - US Cartoon Network, Sky TV & Netflix - Soundtrack Musician (drums) 2006/7 - MTV South America
/Japan - drummer for Uruguayan pop artist Fabiola Gatti - Featured musician

Theatre:

2023/2024 - Sleeping Beauty (Imagine Theatre) - Eden Court Theatre, Inverness - Pit Drummer

2023 - 90s Live - Ulster Hall (Belfast), The Royal Theatre, (Castlebar Ireland) - On-Stage Drummer   

2023 - 80's Live - P&J Arena (Aberdeen), Caird Hall (Dundee),  Festival Theatre (Pitlochry), The Helix (Dublin), Ulster Hall (Belfast) - On-Stage Drummer

2023 - Grease - King's Theatre, Glasgow - On-Stage Drummer

2022/2023 - Peter Pan (Imagine Theatre) - Eden Court Theatre, Inverness - Pit Drummer
2022 - The Rat Pack Live - Eden Court Theatre, Inverness - On-Stage Drummer
2020 – Rock the Halls 
- Whitehall Theatre, Dundee - Drumkit Transcription and Notation Consultant

Noteworthy Session Work:

2022 - Gavin Sutherland - Uncovered Numbers (Songs of The Sutherland Brothers) - Session Drummer

2020 - Gavin Sutherland - The Wishing Tree - Session Drummer
2019 - Gavin Sutherland - A Traveller's Tales - Session Drummer

2014 - Sharky Sharky - Super Awesome Mega Rock - Session Drummer
2012 - Nancy K Dillon - A Game of Swans - Session Drummer
2005 - 2009 - Multiple international releases with Fabiola Gatti - F

Testimonials

Equipment

Performance Drum Kits:

Tama Star - Roasted Japanese Chestnut - Walnut (4 piece) 22x16, 10x7, 12x8, 16x16

DW Frequent Flyer - Maple (3 piece) 20x12, 12x8, 14x11

Sonor Force 3005 - Maple (7 Piece) 22x18, 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 18

Snare Drums:

Beier Drums 1.5 Steel 5.5 x 14

Beier Drums 1.5 Steel 5.5 x 15

Ludwig LM402 Supraphonic 14x6.5

Tama Star Walnut - Roasted Japanese Chestnut - 14x6.5

DW Frequent Flyer Maple 14x5

Pearl Drums 

Cymbals:

Paiste 2002 - ​HiHats, Crashes (2), Ride, Splash

Zildjian K Dark - HiHats, Crashes (2), Ride

Sabian AAX - HiHats, Crashes (2), Ride, Splash, China

Electronics & IEM:

Roland TD6K Kit

Yamaha DTX M12 Sample Pad

Yamaha EAD10 Trigger System

Porter & Davies BC2 Tactile Monitoring Throne

Various AKG, Sennheiser and Shure Drum Microphones

Shure SE535 In-Ear Monitors

Misc.

Cympad Optimizers & Moderators, Vratim Drum Shoes, Evans Drumheads.

Mark tree, shakers, cowbells, woodblocks, Swannee whistle

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Endorsements & Affiliations

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Contact

+44 7528 242 067

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