Ollie Tumner – Beat Goes On
Ollie Tunmer is the director of ‘Beat Goes On’, a percussion workshop company specialising in STOMP-style Body Percussion and Afro-Brazilian Percussion. They deliver workshops and CPD sessions throughout the UK including at the Music & Drama Education EXPO, the Music Mark Annual Conference and for numerous music education hubs throughout the UK.
Beat Goes On also work with a range of international schools. This has included keynote presentations at the Latin American Heads Conference in São Paulo, BSME (British Schools in the Middle East)’s inaugural Music & Drama Conference in Dubai, Musical Futures Australia’s ‘Big Gig’ in Melbourne, a residency at North London Collegiate School Jeju in South Korea, Little Kids Rock’s ‘Modern Band Summit’ in Colorado, USA and numerous events throughout Europe.
Ollie is a former cast member of the hit show STOMP and their sister show ‘The Lost & Found Orchestra’. He is also an ex secondary music teacher and combines these to create experiences that are beneficial, memorable and great fun!
His body percussion tutorial ‘Body Beats – an easy and fun guide to the art of Body Percussion’, published through Hal Leonard, is available from www.beatgoeson.co.uk
For free downloadable resources, videos and all workshop and teacher training enquiries please visit www.beatgoeson.co.uk and follow @BeatGoesOnUK.