Mike Donahue

Mike Donahue

Mike Donahue has been playing the drums for

over 20 years and has had the pleasure of studying with the likes of Ray Marchia (Broadway’s Momma Mia & Top Rated NYC drummer) jazz drumming legend Joe Morello. Mike plays and records throughout New York and New Jersey and is looked at as a diverse and solid performer. His instructional methods & techniques have also made him a successful drum instructor. Mike introduces teaching techniques from other avenues of life that have proved successful and applies them to the world of drumming. His methods are truly unique and effective and have proven to be beneficial to students of all levels.

His musical experience has taken him through practically every musical genre and Mike continues to define himself as a drummer and explore the endless creative outlets in the world of music.

Mike introduces teaching techniques from other avenues of life that have proved successful and applies them to the world of drumming. His methods are truly unique and effective and have proven to be beneficial to students of all levels.

Mike actively works with schools, camps and any organization that can benefit from his free drum clinic “ Chasing Your Dreams 1 Beat At A Time”. It’s been proven that Music is a powerful tool and through his motivational clinics Mike harnesses that power and not only teaches but shows kids and audience members that anything is possible.

Mike also holds charity drum clinics to raise money for great causes.