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  • Playing Main Stage at the 2009 Ottawa Blues Fest with Jeff Rogers
     
      
  • Performing in Memphis, Tennessee
     
      
  • More Drumming
     
      
  • Photo By Sean Sisk
     
      
  • At a Gig
     
      
  • At The Drums
     
      
  • Performing w/Billy Richards' Coasters (Billy Richards Not There)
     
      
  • Photo By Claude Brazeau
     
      
  • Playing With Bill Pinkney's Original Drifters & Tony Williams
     
      
  • Gig at RBC Royal Bank Ottawa Bluesfest 2013 With Firebelly
     
      
  • Performing at The Centurian Center
     
      
  • Working in a Showband for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines
     
      
  • Photo By Don Baragar
     
      
  • Photo By Don Baragar
     
      
  • At a Gig
     
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  • Performing at The Ottawa International Jazz Festival
     
      
  • Meeting World Class Musician and Drummer Johnny Rabb
     
      
  • Photo By Richard Tippins
     
      
  • Performing With Howie and Bert on The Edge Comedy Jugglers
     
      
  • 2008 Ottawa International Jazz Festival with Alicia Borisonik
     
      
  • With Alicia Borisonik and the Argentinian Project
     
      
  • Photo By Claude Brazeau
     
      
  • On Tour (Iqaluit, Nunavut)
     
      
  • Performing in Bemus Point, New York
     
      
  • Performing with Firebelly in Memphis, Tennessee
     
      
  • Performing at The 2010 Ottawa International Jazz Festival
     
      
  • Performing in Memphis, Tennessee With Firebelly
     
      
  • Photo By VanBeek
     
      
  • Performing at Kaffe 1870
     
      
  • Gig- RBC Royal Bank Ottawa Bluesfest 2014 (Photo By Sean Sisk)
     
      
  • With Paul Warren (Photo By Cherish The Moment Photography)
     
      
  • Performing in Lakewood, New Jersey
     
      
  • (Photo By Sarah Mercer) With The Albert Kaprielian Trio
     
      
  • Interview- 2008 London, Ontario Sunfest With Alicia Borisonik
     
      
  • Photo By Sean Sisk
     
      
  • Performing at The 2010 Ottawa international Jazz Festival
     
      
  • At a Gig
     
      
  • Photo By Claude Brazeau
     
      
  • Photo By Claude Brazeau
     
      
  • Performing Music for Comedian Ralph Harris's Show
     
      
  • Photo By VanBeek
     
      
  • Performing With Billy Richards' Coasters
     
      
  • Performing at Kaffe 1870
     
      
  • At a Gig
     
      
  • Playing a Couple Tunes with A Reggae Band in Jamaica
     
      

Mike McNeil holds a bachelors degree in music from Carleton University and is a full time professional performing/recording musician based out of Ottawa, Canada. He has toured Canada and The U.S.A. as a professional musician, worked as a cruise ship show band musician, worked as a graduation recital adjudicator for the Carleton University Music Program and since becoming full time in 2007, has performed on over 1000 gigs/recordings in a wide range of musical styles both locally and abroad at major music festivals, concert halls, event centers, special events, weddings, restaurants and more. His education includes studying with world class drummers Paul Delong (Juno Award Winner), Mark Kelso (who has worked with Herbie Hancock, James Taylor amongst others) and Chuck R. Burrows (world class drum set instructor) as well as other instructors. As a reliable musician with a great professional track record, Mike always strives to do his part to  help make music that a group can be proud of in a positive atmosphere with other musicians/artists. He is always interested in meeting and making music with other artists in many different styles (original music as well as cover/tribute).

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