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Alan Dowling
Alan Dowling is a drummer and music educator based in Charlottetown, PEI. He has performed and/or recorded with KINLEY, Dylan Menzie, Dennis Ellsworth, Jenni & The Hummingbird, Irish Mythen, Meaghan Blanchard, the Charlottetown Festival, Doug Riley, The Jive Kings, Measha Bruggergosman and many others.

Alan is a Sessional Drum Instructor at Holland College and served for seven years as Head of the Music Performance program at the Holland College School of Performing Arts. He is an active performer and studio musician in many genres and has played and recorded with artists covering such styles as rock, country, pop, Celtic, jazz, classical and world music.

He performed as the onstage drummer with the Charlottetown Festival for five years and earned four ECMA awards and several Music PEI awards for recordings. He has performed at jazz festivals in Quebec, Nova Scotia and PEI and has made guest appearances with Symphony Nova Scotia and the PEI Symphony Orchestra.

Alan is an artist for Sabian, Vic Firth and Anthology Gear Wear.


Upcoming Gigs

Saturday, October 20, 2018
Alan Dowling
7:00 PM Winterjazz at The Old Triangle with Logan Richard CHarlottetown, PE, Canada
Saturday, October 27, 2018
Alan Dowling
9:00 PM Gary Sappier Blues Band - Music NB event (TENTATIVE) Caraquet, NB, Canada
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Alan Dowling
7:00 PM Winterjazz at the Old Triangle with Ian Janes Charlottetown, PE, Canada
Friday, December 21, 2018
Alan Dowling
7:00 PM PEI Pops Xmas Concert - St Dunstan's Basilica Charlottetown, PE, Canada
Get there early - it is always SRO!

Saturday, January 12, 2019
Alan Dowling
7:00 PM Winterjazz at the Old Triangle with Amanda Jackson Charlottetown, PE, Canada