GREG SAMEK received his Bachelors of Music Education from the University of Windsor and a Masters of Music in Percussion Performance from the University of Toronto. He is an alumnus of the Detroit Civic Orchestra, the Band of the Ceremonial Guard and the National Youth Orchestra of Canada. He has performed with Beverly Johnston, Liam Teague, NEXUS, PAS International Convention and Evelyn Glennie. He also performed in the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Closing Ceremonies. Greg is a member of Marimba Duo, Sonore Percussion Trio, and has traveled the globe with SCRAP•ARTS•MUSIC since 2008. Greg trains for marathons and enjoys yoga in his spare time.