Ben Mac - Drummer - Belfast, Northern Ireland

Ben Mac


(1 Review)5.0
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Performs: Worldwide
From: £180
Live performances, recording sessions, music lessons. I can also sight read to a high standard.


I am a professional drummer living in Belfast, Northern Ireland and have been playing drums for over 17 years.
I have recently completed contracts as drummer for the house band and party band on cruise ships for Saga and Fred Olsen Cruises. Previously, I have played drums, percussion and sound effects for a number of professional theatre productions, such as Jack and the Beanstalk, Dick Whittington, Cinderella and Aladdin.
I’ve covered a diverse range of genres from Soul, Funk, Jazz, Blues, R&B, Punk, Motown, Pop, Rock, Musical Theatre, Big Band, Opera and Popera.
I’ve been in nu ...

Reviews     (1 Review)

Ben Mac - Drummer - Belfast, Northern Ireland Event Location: Saga Cruise Ship - Spirt of Adventure Event Type: Cruise Ship Drummer 27th April 2023
Ben has been an excellent addition to the on-board Trio, demonstrating excellent sight reading skills, and something I value much more, a willingness and drive to practice, improve, and always perform to a high standard, no matter the type of performance. He is exactly the type of musician that you should be looking to hire.
Reviewed by: George Simons, Musical Director


PMA Productions - Pantomime Drummer - Cinderella, Aladdin
SAGA - 6 Months - Orchestral Musician
Fred Olsen - 3 Weeks - Party Band Musician

Suitable for

Anniversary Party Awards Ceremony Baby Shower Bachelor / Stag Party Bachelorette / Hen Party Bar / Bat Mitzvah Birthday Party (Adult) Birthday Party (Child) Birthday Party (Teen) Bridal Shower Casinos Charity / Fundraising Event Christening Christmas Party Club Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Community Event Concerts / Tours Conference / Meeting Corporate Event Cruise Ships Dinner Party Engagement Party Festival / Outdoor Event Funeral/Memorial Service Graduation Party Grand Opening Party Halloween Party Hanukkah Celebration High School Reunion HM Forces/Army/Navy/Military Event Holiday / Theme Parks Hotel Event Jewish Wedding New Year's Eve Party Nightclub Event Nursing / Care Home Event Private Party Product Launch / Promotion Prom Night Quinceañera / Sweet 16 Party Restaurant / Bar / Pub Event Retirement Party School Event Session Work Social Club Theaters / Stage Trade Show / Exhibitions University / College Event Virtual Event Wedding Ceremony Wedding Cocktail/Drinks Reception Wedding Reception

Physical Characteristics

Height: 6ft
Eyes: Hazel
Hair: Dark Blonde
Shoe Size: 11UK

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