UK PROFESSIONAL MUSICIAN AND EDUCATOR
Lawrence Giles is a twenty-seven year old professional musician and educator. He has played drums for twelve years, progressing to grade eight within the first five. Since then he has been performing professionally for six years both in the UK and internationally. He began his career touring the UK with numerous acts and playing in a variety of styles, gaining US label interest along the way. Lawrence then began to explore contract work and became the resident drummer for TEDTalent, backing touring artists visiting Park Resorts while maintaining a steady flow of theatre and session work.
Having cut his teeth on the professional scene, Lawrence was invited to audition to become drummer and band leader with P&O Cruises. This role would see him hire musicians and run the band on various themed nights such as the highly-respected 'Strictly Come Dancing' Cruises, appearing alongside a host of household names. His time with P&O has seen him amass a wealth of contacts and respect within the industry, including the BOADS Theatre Company, Carnival UK and M.Urry Orchestras.
Lawrence continues to work all over the UK, backing upcoming artists both in the studio and on tour. His technical ability and dedication have seen him play on a host of recent projects, from a Manchester drum and bass brass band to corporate and function work in some of the country’s most prestigious venues. He remains loyal to his teaching commitments and offers the best drum tuition and professional experience in the area. His exstensive experience means that Lawrence's services in both a playing and teaching capacity are in constant demand.
2019 Danny Jones (McFly) - Support Tour
2019 Tears For Fear & ABC (Support Tour)
2019 Peter Andre (Support Tour)
2018 Shane Filan (Support Tour)
2017 STEPS & Vengaboys UK & Ireland Arena Tour (Support Tour)
2017 UB40 & Level 42 support
2017 The Original Wailers & Fleur East support
2016 Rebecca Ferguson UK Tour (Support Tour)