Josh Carlson is from Plymouth, MN and is a freelance percussionist/drummer in the Minneapolis/St.Paul area. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Music from Gustavus Adolphus College, where he studied percussion with Bob Adney, timpani with Peter Kogan, and drum set with Dave Hanzel. He then spent six years touring with country artist Jacob Martin. Josh’s varied performing experiences include South Dakota Symphony, Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra, Minnesota Sinfonia, VocalEssence, Minnesota Dance Theatre, Minnesota Ballet, Houston Ballet, Minnesota Percussion Trio, Theater Latté Da, Irish heartthrobs Celtic Thunder, and Chanhassen Dinner Theatre.  Josh endorses Infinity Drums, Pro Mark sticks, and Evans drumheads.