Chad has been playing drums for over twenty-four years and has an Associates Degree in Music from Broome Community College. He has studied under Joe Roma, Tony Monforte, Craig Oakley, Eric Peters, Peter Boris, and Joel Smales to name a few. Dean has been playing with other musicians for nineteen years and started teaching in 1999. As a session drummer for Mansion Audio Productions, Dean has had the opportunity to play a variety of different music such as, country, rock, pop, metal and jazz. His imagination and resources are unlimited. Dean is currently a member of Root/Rock band Digger Jones, Country/Rock band Hummel's Jug and R&B artist Elissa Case . He has recorded his debut album No More Dream, and owns Backbone Audio.
Chad J. Dean School of Drumming 607-760-1304