Cliff Riley
My Studio
My Equipment

Permission: American Classic

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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.