Principal Lecturer, Live Performance
Vinnie teaches Drums at BIMM Institute Brighton. He is one of the UK's premier session drummers, having recorded and performed worldwide, both live and on TV, for many top artists including Take That, Robbie Williams, Emma Bunton, The Cocteau Twins, Supergrass, Olive, and many more.
A firm feature of ex-Spice Girl Melanie C's band, whom he has played with since 2005, he also secured the drum seat for The Spice Girls on their reunion world tour in 2007/2008, taking in venues such as Madison Square Garden and a long-running sequence of sold out nights at The O2 Arena in London.
Vinnie has performed at some of the biggest festivals around the world and is proud to be endorsed by SONOR drums, ZILDJIAN cymbals and REMO drum heads. He has been a tutor at BIMM since the very beginning in 2002.