Joshua McLean (aka J-Clean) is originally from Texas. He began his music career during his early childhood playing with his father in multiple gospel bands. He performed his first reading gig while in middle school, in which he was awarded the Top Jazz Award for Excellent Performance. Joshua studied drum compositions and practiced music with various musicians during high school, and won several awards for grade 1 performances in solo and ensemble competitions. It was also during this time that Joshua worked as a drum instructor and sales representative at The Drum Shop. There, he gained more drum experience and music business knowledge.
Joshua was accepted to Berklee College of Music just before graduating high school. However, he decided to stay in Texas to study music performance and education at the University of North Texas and St. Mary’s University. There, he had the opportunity to learn from some of the top talented Music Instructors in Texas.
Joshua loves to be in his studio, producing music. His extensive music entertainment industry experience grew over the years in marketing and management of a music store, teaching at different music institutions, and playing with tons of other entertainment groups in South Texas. He has scheduled and organized music events and has also played an active role in the operations management of different bands and music performing groups.
Joshua is a successful musician and whose versatility naturally allows him to play any style of m