Ollie Tunmer is a drummer, percussionist and music educator. He has performed with the international hit show STOMP and its sister show ‘Lost & Found Orchestra’, in the UK, Europe, America and at a box-office record-breaking run at the Sydney Opera House.
He studied with Sam Alexander (an internationally recognised authority on Brazilian percussion), and performed with London School of Samba. This passion took him to Brazil where he played in the Rio de Janeiro Carnival. He then performed with, and co-directed samba/hip-hop/drum’n’bass outfit Carnival Collective.
Ollie is a qualified music teacher and regular delivers workshops for teacher training programs including Teach First, School Direct, United Learning and Canterbury Christ Church University’s PGCE program. He is also the percussion tutor for the National Orchestra For All.
Ollie is the director of ‘Beat Goes On’, who deliver percussion workshops to schools, colleges, universities, teacher’s conferences, CPD courses, corporate events and keynote presentations throughout the UK and internationally.