Miguel Tavares is a 22 years old portuguese drummer based in London. He started playing drums when he was 13 years old and has had a very wide range of different experiences on gigs, recordings, radio and television shows, and so forth.
His first drum teacher was João Figueiredo and it was through him that Miguel realised he wanted to be a professional drummer. After 2 years, he started to have lessons with a New York Collective's founding member, Michael Lauren, passing him knowledge into the world of jazz and how it can apply into so many other styles of music.
After finishing the 2nd level of jazz performance from the school of Hot Club Portugal, he's now living in London, where he graduated from the music university ICMP and where he's currently and professionally playing with many different artists across different music genres, such as Rock, Pop, Jazz, Soul, Funk, etcetera.