Noel Bowden on drums studied under the renowned Jackie Doogan before moving to Canberra where he completed a tertiary Diploma in Jazz Studies at the Canberra School of Music (ANU). His life as a music teacher, musician, singer and conductor has seen many highlights which, in recent years, have included pit drummer for musicals such as ‘The Full Monty’, ‘The Producers’ and ‘The Boy from Oz’.

He’s been the Musical Director for ‘West Side Story’ at The Noosa Arts Theatre during the second half of September, 2014.

Anna Q with Plan B Modern Jazz Quartet