Tate Berkey

Tate Berkey is an up and coming drummer/singer from Danville, PA, who currently resides in Philadelphia, PA where he is in his third year as a Jazz Performance Major at Temple University. He has made a name and career for himself through his work as gigging and session musician in the Northeastern/Central Pennsylvania area, working with groups including Ash & The Fax, The Gabe Stillman Band, Royal Reckoning, EBE Talent, and many more!

Upcoming Gigs

Williamsport City Jazz Quartet -  The Stonehouse                                                   5/26/22  Williamsport, PA

The Bryce Baliko Electric Band - Liberty Lands Park (Our Nation Festival)                   5/28/22  Philadelphia, PA

Sadie Leigh - World Cafe Live                                                                                6/1/22  Philadelphia, PA

Sadie Leigh - The Grape Room                                                                             6/10/22  Philadelphia, PA


New Band! Introducing Ash & The Fax

Tate is very excited to be a part of the new group Ash & The Fax, featuring close friends Ashlyn Bird (vocals/keyboards), Cade Palmatier (guitar), Billy Bellino (bass), and Andrew Fick (keyboards). As the live music scene begins to take shape for the summer, the band is preparing to perform around the greater Pennsylvania area!

Click here to learn more about Ash & The Fax!

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Tate is now offering online lessons!


Now that Tate is home from college for the spring/summer, he is currently offering lessons through Zoom and FaceTime for those interested. If you are looking to improve on the drums, no matter what skill level you are, Tate can offer instruction that suits your personal goals and interests behind the kit. 

Click here to learn more about studying online with Tate!