Doug began playing music at the age of three. By age seven, he was studying at the Kansas City Conservatory of Music under the supervision of Tom Plaster. He studied with the best, including Billardo of Henry Mancini’s Orchestra, Bill Nawrocki, Chuck Brown, David Garibaldi, Narada Michael Walden, Ralph Humphrey of Don Ellis and Frank Zappa, and Tony Williams.
Doug Freedman: Drums, Trumpet, Bass, Mandolin & Ukulele
With over 40 years of teaching experience, Doug has performed with many world famous artists, including Iron Butterfly, Eddie Money, The Coasters, Dizzy Gillespie, Vital Signs, and more. He is currently in 5 bands, including the Linda Imperial Band featuring David Freiberg of Jefferson Starship and Quicksilver Messenger Service.