Professional Musician 

Harvey is an accomplished musician with over 25 years performing experience. He has performed a wide range of music in many types of local bands. Harvey plays drums, keyboards, guitar, mallet percussion (marimba, xylophone, vibraphone), timpani and orchestral percussion.

Harvey currently performs with the following bands: click the band name to go to their webpage.

Solitary Measures - Rock, Pop, Blues, R&B, Country, Summer/Beach/Island, Big Band Standards (Instrumental)
- Rock, Blues, R&B, Country
Twin Rivers Ramblers - Country
Live Sounds of "MAGIC" - Big Band Standards
Harvey & Amy Duo - Rock, Pop, Blues, R&B, Country, Big Band Standards
Simply Perfect DJ - Professional Disc Jockey

Freelance Percussion - Fill in drum/percussion work with local bands, orchestras for musical productions, orchestra/symphony, soundman.

Harvey uses professional, state of the art equipment and instruments to provide the best sound possible for every event performed at. He has 2 complete sound systems that produce great sounding music in small clubs or for large outdoor concerts.

Lessons - Harvey teaches percussion lessons in his home studio. Drums - snare and drum set, and mallet percussion - marimba, xylophone, vibraphone and bells. Click on the above link for more information.

Professional Performance History - In 1982, Harvey started playing drums professionally with Jinks & Company - a local wedding/club band run by his former drum teacher Roger Jinks and his brother Al. He played many gigs with this band during his college years and got a lot of experience playing all types of music.

In college Harvey studied piano in a class setting and some private lessons. He learned guitar on his own. Click on the above link for Education/Experience to see Harvey's vast performance experience gained at Trenton State College.

More to be added soon . . . . . . . 


Harvey Minchin
PO Box 526
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
(908) 454-3797