Instructor of Percussion, Interlochen Arts Camp; Faculty, Interlochen Percussion Institute
M.M., Percussion Performance, The Juilliard School; B.M., Percussion Performance, The Juilliard School
Jeffrey Irving is a freelance percussionist and timpanist in New York City, working regularly in the orchestral, theater and chamber music idioms. He performs frequently with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and on Broadway - currently Wicked, Mamma Mia! and Les Misérables - and has a long history working with many other groups in and around NYC 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 theater activities, Mr. Irving is also an enthusiastic performer of contemporary solo and chamber music. As an educator, he has served on the faculty of Interlochen Arts Camp since 2011 and the Juilliard Summer Percussion Seminar since 2007. Many of his private students have continued on to some of the most prestigious conservatories and universities in the country.