Brennan ConnollyPercussion

Brennan Connolly

Award-winning percussionist and educator, Brennan Connolly holds a Master of Music in Performance from Oklahoma City University as well as a Bachelor of Music in Performance from the University of Western Ontario. He is a co-founder of Duo Percussion, a professional chamber percussion ensemble that is known for their eclectic and high-energy performances and is recognized for their educational work.  As an orchestral musician, Brennan performs regularly with the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra.  He has also appeared with the Windsor Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra London and the Oklahoma City Philharmonic.  Brennan is also an active theatre musician having appeared as an onstage drummer in the Stratford Shakespeare Festival’s production of Henry V.  He has also played numerous other community theatre shows including Hairspray, Beauty and the Beast, Guys and Dolls, Crazy for You and more.  An active educator, Brennan directs the percussion ensembles at both Sir John A. MacDonald SS and Cameron Heights CI in Kitchener-Waterloo, as well as maintaining a private studio.  He is on faculty at Interprovincial Music Camp and is in demand as a clinician in Southwestern Ontario.

Brennan is proud to be endorsed by Pearl/Adams Drums and Concert Percussion and Dream Cymbals and Gongs.