Rhythms that Stir Your Soul
Scott The 'Dragon' Schilling has risen and Scott's true love for music, incredible talent and outstanding proficiency with his instrument is available to play for your special occasion.
Scott’s primary instrument is the Djembe (also spelled djembé & jembe), a traditional rope-tuned skin-covered goblet drum, originally from West Africa. He also plays a variety of synthetic Djembes of various designs and colors to fit the specific themed needs of your event .
All of Dragon Drums Djembes are played with bare hands creating a dynamically controlled and expressive sound.
According to the native Bamana people in Mali, the name of the djembe comes from the saying "Anke djé, anke bé" which translates to
"Everyone Gather Together in Peace" and defines the drum's purpose.
Scott is a musical child prodigy, starting his career in New York City at a very early age..
Born in New York City, Scott has been involved in music from age four. At seventeen, he had a publishing deal writing songs and tracks. He has been a member of many bands throughout the years. His credits include working with the Glen Cove City Sound studios production team with Rick Wake, producer of great recording artists such as Mariah Cary, Whitney Houston, Taylor Dane, Darryl Hall & John Oats etc. He has recorded tracks at the famous Quad Studios in NYC and has composed and produced Dance, Rock, Jingles, Movie Sound Tracks and Cartoon Music.
He has played at some of the most prestigious special events and venues in Toronto for over the past 9 years, with some of the best DJ's in the world.
His impeccable timing and his innate ability to immerse himself with the music regardless of the genre, makes him unique.. His understanding musical arrangements and flow of a musical track, allows him to improvise effortlessly with seamless transitions between songs, making him an improvisational master. His ability to let the music flow and breathe without the need to over play, has made him one of the most in-demand percussionists around.
Scott’s music raises the vibrational energy of the overall musical experience to a whole new level. This pure and natural talent has made him one of the most unique percussionists today. His high energy propels him through performances full of passion, charisma, and power.
Common responses from many clients and guests is that the Dragon Drums experience, enhances the music, "Makes it Sound Better" and creates a overall more joyous experience.
After a lifetime of musical study and development, Scott has truly developed a profound gift of musical creation.
It is truly a gift that must be seen and heard to believe, so please join the legendary Dragon Drums on a magical musical voyage you will never forget.
Rhythms that Stir Your Soul
For Bookings Contact
Scott Schilling at
(905) 466-8793 or via email info@DragonDrums.com