ICMP Tutor Richard Patterson

Rich is the programme leader for the BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance course.

Richard Patterson is an accomplished drummer with a lifetime of performing experience behind him. He began gigging at a young age in the working men’s club scene of the North East, before moving to London and establishing himself as both a player and a teacher in the city.

He is an experienced member the faculty with performance background that covers everything from the pit orchestra to recording sessions and touring with signed bands. He has also contributed to both Rhythm Magazine and iDrum who featured his articles on the physiology of drumming and technique video lessons.