Toronto Musicians Wanted
I'm interested in professional opportunities including gigs, sessions and touring with serious original artists and look forward to checking out your music!
I've played with many of Toronto's finest top 40's wedding/corporate bands and I'm available for this work also.
Please visit www.rileydrums.com for videos, music and more
Riley O'Connor is a sought after Canadian drummer and also a budding songwriter. Riley has a Humber Music background and is established as an international touring musician and session player in genres ranging from jazz, r&b and country to heavy rock. Riley plays regularly with Toronto acts The Michael Schatte Band, Love Tapper, Chris Gostling and freelance with many others. He has also performed with many of Canada's notable jazz musicians including Brownman Ali, Jordana Talsky, Ted Quinlan and Shirantha Beddage.
Riley's drumming is captured on recordings from Canada's top studios such as CBC, Phase One and Coalition Music and has been featured on The Edge 102.1, Much Music, CBC Television and Lionsgate Pictures.
Performance credits include: The TD Canada Trust Jazz Festival, Beaches International Jazz Festival, NXNE, CMW,Oakville Jazz Festival, Canadian Country Music Awards,World Pride Toronto, Russian Music Festival (Dundas Square),The International Blues Challenge finals (Memphis) and The Motor City Music Festival (Detroit).