Greg Wilkinson

Greg is an experienced professional musician. His focus resides in performing on a regular basis, teaching, and composing music for film and other media.

Greg has performed for organizations such as AstraZeneca, Bloomberg, Blue Mountain Resort, Canadian Tire JumpStart, Casino Rama, Fallsview Casino, Ford Wayne Gretzky Golf Classic, Friends For Life Foundation, Seneca Casino, Harmony Logistics, Pinchin Environmental, Ikea Canada, Rock The Stars, Kellogg’s, Lubrico Warranty, Milton Hospital Foundation, Reach Out Centre for Kids (ROCK Foundation), Smith Detection, Woodbine Racetrack, Mercedes Benz.

Greg is a graduate of the Humber College music program, where he majored in Drums/Percussion and Performance. He continued his studies at York University, completing an Honours Degree in Music. Greg has furthered his music education by studying Orchestral/ Jazz Arranging, Film Composition, and for several years he’s studied with renowned drum educator Jim Blackley. Greg also completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from York University and is registered as a certified teacher with the Ontario College of Teachers.

Greg’s musical experience includes performing and recording with bands and artists including Vibrolux, Gomango, Rick Lazar, Jesse Cook and Samba Squad, Shawn Hewitt and The National Strike, and Peter Katz. Greg has shared the stage with K-OS, Edwin, Barenaked Ladies, Finger Eleven, and the Matthew Good Band to name a few. As a studio musician, his work includes various albums, the score of the comedic television show The War Next Door, and Cingular AT&T commercials.

Greg has scored many independent films and spends a great deal of his time composing music for films and television and media. He has music in two seasons of the television show Mutant X which aired on the Space Chanel. His music has appeared in many film festivals including Cinerail in Paris, France, and The Action On Film festival in Los Angeles.

Some of Greg’s performance experience includes touring both in Canada and the United States with various recording, tribute, and cover acts. He’s had the pleasure of being sponsored by Pepsi Cola as part of their Pepsi Taste Tour in which he performed alongside many of Canada’s premier recording artists and bands. He has also performed at the Governor General’s Award Ceremony, worked for Carnival Cruise Lines, and has been an active performing musician/bandleader in Toronto.