Brad AuCoin is a drummer, singer/songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist from Stephenville, Newfoundland. At the young age of eight Brad began lessons with well-known local drummer Roy Berti. In 2012 he began studies at St. Francis Xavier University, where in 2014 he graduated with his Diploma in Jazz Studies. The following semester he attended the College of the North Atlantic to study Sound Recording and Production where he graduated in 2016. 2019 will be his seventh season with the Festival and he is excited to be working with such a talented and hardworking team.