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With 35+ years of experience, Cliff Riley
has appeared with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, The Diamond's, Don Ellis, and a variety of other jazz groups that included
The Jazz Syndicate, Zanter Trio, Steve Himes New Connection and now he is performing with The RCJE Big Band. Mr.
Riley, an active teacher, is a member of PDT (Vic Firth educational team), Percussion Arts Society (PAS), International Association
for Jazz Education( President West Virginia Chapter), JEN (Jazz Education Network)and a Zildjian endorser(ZAP).
I instruct at The Old Huntington High School part of the Arts program with
the emphasis on snare, hand drums, and drumset application. I instruct in all stlyes of music.