Elvis Homan is Rotterdam based drummer, band leader, composer, and educator. Elvis got his spark towards the drums at the age of 7 when he first time sit behind the drum kit. He begun his musician journey on a music shool in native Slovenia and got his first drumkit at the age of 9.Elvis begun to play in the different band at the age of 11 and experienced almost every music style untill nowadays. His skills are going beyond: Jazz, Rock, Pop, Funk, R’n’B, Hip Hop, Metal, Latin, Blues, Rock’n’Roll, Classical. Elvis is also able to … He graduated from Jazz in 2017 (University of Arts Rotterdam) under supervision of the great Hans van Oosterhout, Mark Schilders and Joost Patocka.Elvis is a member of a Marco Apicella Trio (winner of Leiden Jazz Award 2017) who has already performed at North Sea Jazz Festival 2017.and a band leader from Quartzite 4tet
Starting at age of 7
Everything started at age of 7 when Elvis Homan from Slovenia successfully passed audition for a Classical Primary School, specializing in classical percussion and drums. His teacher Janez Gabrič (Laibach drummer) who studied at Codarts conservatory in Rotterdam inspired him to start improving his skills in different music styles like Jazz, Funk, Fusion, Latin and Rock. Elvis has gained a broad experience. As a drummer he played in various settings like in symphonic orchestras, a metal band and various jazz/fusion projects.Elvis already has a drum endorser Manic Drum – www.manicdrum.com & Cymbal endorser Murat Diril www.muratdiril.com.
Elvis teaches at the “Frikandel”, Coolhaven 234 in Rotterdam – Delfshaven. Elvis is an experienced drum teacher that can be suitable for all the levels. His classes are made from playing different music styles and using different techniques for each style from jazz to technical metal. The lessons are focused on playing different grooves. Elvis takes care of each student individually for the improvement and helps to share a mindset of a drummer