Tom Pierard

Lecturer - Music


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Areas of Teaching

Contemporary Music


MMus (Comp); BMus (Perf)


Tom’s career as a professional percussionist has seen him perform and tour extensively both nationally and internationally.  He has given master classes and ran workshops throughout the world, and has twice participated and performed at the prestigious Taiwan International Percussion Convention invitational.

Primarily a drumset specialist, the last few years have seen him work as a session player in Wellington – you can hear his work with such names as Rhian Sheehan, Strike Percussion, The Family Cactus and many more.

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