Nadav Simon • Percussion/Guitar/Ukulele Instructor

Nadav is a drummer, singer-songwriter, and arranger from the Chicago area. He began playing drums at 8 years old and has been playing ever since. Nadav grew up in a musical family, and performed with well known folk artists including Peter Yarrow and Rick Recht. Nadav graduated from Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of Performing Arts in 2017 having studied privately under eight-time Grammy winning percussionist, Paul Wertico. Nadav has played in cities throughout the United States including Chicago, St. Louis, and New orleans. He has played at festivals throughout Chicagoland including the Chicago Jazz fest and The Greater Chicago Jewish Festival. He has taught music at several different camps and schools for nearly a decade and gigs regularly around the Midwest as a freelance musician.