Welcome to the home of Paul Elliott
UK Session Drummer, Clinician and Educator

About Paul Elliott…

Highly respected worldwide, and a featured artist on the prestigious drummerworld.com, Paul’s playing and recording credits include internationally renowned artists such as Frank Gambale (Chick Corea), Guthrie Govan (Steven Wilson) Shaun Baxter (Carl Palmer) and Stu Hamm (Joe Satriani).

A Teaching Guru, Paul’s innovative methods have inspired countless drummers on their personal and professional rhythmic journey, including Phil Selway (Radiohead), Mick Avory (The Kinks), Ash Soan (Adele), Jason Cooper (The Cure) Laurie Jenkins (Kasabian), Steve Kemp (Hard Fi), Tom Meadows (Kylie), Luke Bullen (Bryan Ferry), Carlos Hercules (George Michael), Dominic Greensmith (Reef) and many more.

As a seasoned Drum Clinician, Paul has performed extensively around the world, both as an independent artist, and also sharing the stage with various legendary drummers, including Steve Smith (Journey), Manu Katche (Peter Gabriel), Simon Phillips (Toto), Akira Jimbo (Casiopea), Sonny Emory (Earth, Wind & Fire), Gary Husband (Allan Holdsworth), Mark Mondesir (Jeff Beck), Richard Bailey (Incognito), Erik Smith (Independent) Gary Chaffee & Steve Houghton, plus countless others.

Paul’s academic consultancy client list includes the London College of Music, ABRSM, Rock School, Music Gurus, Dimeonline, MusicIncite, the Academy of Music and Sound, Perform Music Ltd, and more.


shaun-baxter-paul-elliott-drums-guitar“As a British drummer and teacher, Paul’s experience, knowledge and ability simply make him peerless. More importantly, all these skills inform his judgment, making him a consummate musician. I have been privileged to play with him for many years, and his expertise and creativity are always such reliable and reassuring factors.Given the chance of playing with any drummer in the world, I would always choose Paul.”
[Shaun Baxter, guitarist]

Check out Paul’s “Throw Down” video