Christopher O'Leary (b. 1996) is a percussionist, performer and teacher based in the Greater NYC Area (with a Master’s in Percussion Studies from NYU). He has a keen interest in collaborating with musicians, composers and artists. As a freelance percussionist and solo artist, his artistic pursuits are diversified. He is a classically trained musician and multi-instrumentalist, proficient in various forms of mallet playing and drumming. His passion for the percussive art is reinforced by his teaching endeavors, having taught students of all different age groups. He uses his art as a means to share with, motivate and inspire others.