Echo Drop

JILL MITCHELL: KEYBOARDS/VOCALS 


Echo Drop's better half, Jill Mitchell, is an avid book worm, songwriter, pianist, guitarist, producer and even has her certification as a Starbucks coffee master--no kidding! 


Singing professionally on stage and in the studio for 15 years Jill has had the honor of performing alongside many of music's legends including rock icons Trooper and Rik Emmett (Triumph).    


Jill has a 4 year B.A. in music and creative writing, and has studied with many celebrity vocal coaches including:


  • Owen "Fiidla" Brown (Mary J. Blige, Wyclef Jean)
  • Giovanna Gattuso (Venice Vocal Academy)
  • John Deaver (Cher, Sara Bareilles)


In addition Jill is a celebrated vocal coach in her own right, and is currently working on her first instructional book.


SEAN MITCHELL – DRUMS/BASS SYNTH/VOCALS 


Playing drums professionally for over 18 years, Sean has shared the stage with many of music's legendary performers including:

  • Shania Twain 
  • Billy Cobham (Miles Davis, George Duke, James Brown)  
  • Pete Lockett (Peter Gabriel, Robert Plant, Amy Winehouse) 
  • Bruce Kulick (Kiss) 
  • Liberty DeVitto (Billy Joel) 
  • Danny Seraphine (Chicago, CTA)   

Sean is also a songwriter, bassist and in-demand studio/session drummer. He has studied under many drumming giants including:    

  • Dom Famularo (international drum clinician) 
  • Mitch Dorge (Crash Test Dummies) 
  • Zoro (Lenny Kravitz).    

To quote the legendary Ron Burgundy, Sean is "kind of a big deal" in the drumming world, as the publisher of the globally read online drum magazine The Black Page (www.theblackpage.net).