Instructor of Percussion, Interlochen Arts Camp; Faculty, Interlochen Percussion Institute
M.M., Percussion Performance, The Juilliard School; B.M., Percussion Performance, The Juilliard School; High School Diploma, Interlohen Arts Academy
JEFFREY IRVING is a freelance percussionist and timpanist in New York City, working regularly in the orchestral, theatre and chamber music idioms. He performs frequently with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and on Broadway – currently Wicked and Frozen – and has a long history working with many other groups in and around N.Y.C. including the New York Philharmonic, Orchestra of St. Luke's, New York City Opera, Gotham Chamber Opera, Manhattan Chamber Orchestra, and Springfield Symphony Orchestra, among others. In addition to his orchestral and theatre activities, Irving is also an enthusiastic performer of contemporary solo and chamber music. Recent chamber engagements include Alarm Will Sound, International Contemporary Ensemble and counter)induction. As an educator, he has served on the faculty of Interlochen Arts Camp since 2011 and the Juilliard Summer Percussion Seminar from 2007-2013.