Sean Steele gives private percussion tuition at his private home studio in North Gosford, Central Coast, NSW. Steele Drums offers one to one lessons on Drum Kit in all styles as well as notation reading, Hand Drumming including Congas and Bongos, African Drumming, Drum Circles, and Japanese Taiko Drumming. Being Classically trained through Newcastle and Sydney Conservatorium of Music Steele Drums also offers lessons on Marimba and Vibraphone and is available for hire as a session mucisian on any of these instruments for live or studio work.
Sean gained his Bachelor of Music Honours and Graduate Diploma in Education Degrees over the period of 1998 – 2003 and has immersed himself in as many aspects of music as possible over the years from continual classical/orchestral percussion playing, to regular club jazz/rock/fusion style gigs including his regular local group Coastal Craze and the Andrew Godbold Band.
Some other regular artists include Dr. Goodvibe, the Peter Kinch Duo, and Newcastles Ole Trio.
Sean also holds a keen collection and Industrial interest in the making of instruments including drum kits and the wine barrel style Japanese Taiko Drums. Whilst maintaining all these avenues Sean formed the group Psycho Taiko in late 2004 which evolved from his wide vocabulary of African and Latin percussion/kit experience.