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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

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
Sunday, January 13, 2019
Alan Dowling
3:00 PM PEI Pops concert - St. Paul's Church Charlottetown, PE, Canada
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Alan Dowling
8:00 PM Alan Dowling Group - Island Jazz Night @ Baba's Charlotettown, PE, Canada
Saturday, February 9, 2019
Alan Dowling
7:00 PM Winterjazz at The Old Triangle with special guest Charlottetown, PE, Canada