Preston Nash has been playing drums for over 35 years. He has recorded and performed with Dope (Sony Records), Primer 55 (Island Records), The Color Red (RCA Records), Society 1 (Earache Records), among many others. Preston has toured all over the United States, Europe and Canada, playing a diverse variety of stages including CBGB’s, the Montreux Jazz Festival, and Carnegie Hall. He is endorsed by Pearl Drums, Sabian Cymbals, Pro-Mark Drumsticks and Evans Drumheads. Preston is also a songwriter and producer.
Preston’s career as an educator spans over 20 years, teaching at the high school and college level, as well as privately. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Percussion Performance and a Master’s Degree in Music Theory and Composition, both from Montclair State University in New Jersey.
As a drum instructor, Preston combines all the various elements of his career and education, with the intent of helping his students become not just better drummers, but better overall musicians.
Preston also founded and runs ASH ROCK, the award-winning rock-group program at Sam Ash Music Indianapolis.
“Awesome drummer!” Florian Alexandru-Zorn