ROB SMITH

PERCUSSIONIST

Rob Smith is a Washington DC native new to Portland. Arts ambassador and drummer for over 30 years, Rob has been an appreciator, a student, performer and a teacher of the drum.  As an artist, arts Manager and educator, Rob has dedicated a great deal of his life to youth development through the arts, seeing that the arts are accessible to all, spending 12 years at Sitar Arts Center in Washington DC.
As a percussionist educator Rob has enjoyed the blessings of performing at such places as Harmon Theater(DC), Joe's Public Theater(NYC), Corcoran Museum(DC) and Smithsonian(DC), accompanying countless musicians, facilitating numerous workshops and ensembles as well as drum circles.n an appreciator, a student, performer and a teacher of the drum.