Contact: 757-773-5025  Email: williamran@cox.net

Powell has been a professional touring musician with Windborne and instructor for over 14 years. A graduate of Berklee College of Music, Powell majored in song writing with a concentration in percussion performance. Powell’s classical and orchestral resume includes performances with the Minnesota Orchestra, the Virginia Symphony, Cincinnati Symphony, Indianapolis Symphony and the Houston Symphony just to name a few.

As a studio musician, he has played on countless recordings… film scores, jingles and CDs for a wide range of clients. Powell can be heard on the score for the upcoming remake of Quo Vadis for Premier Pictures playing a wide range of percussion instruments. Additionally, Powell is an instructor in all styles and all levels on drum set and has published lessons in Modern Drummer magazine.

"Powell is a very intelligent, passionate and optimistic instructor who uses humor and creativity to explain music in a way that I understand. He is an extremely talented and inspirational drummer and teacher and I feel blessed to be his student." - Hailey Bradley

 Modern Drummer Lesson - July 2013