Volker Reichling, born 1979 in Germany started playing drums at the age of 9. He studied Drums at the Musikhochschule Koeln with Keith Copeland and at Los Angeles Music Academy with Joe Porcaro, Ralph Humphrey and Mike Shapiro.
After graduating he moved back to Germany where he has been working as a freelancer in various playing situations from Jazz to R&B, Funk and Rock.
Beside his live and studiowork, he is also busy as a drum instructor.
Message to CANOPUS
In Canopus Drums I finally found what I was searching for.
These drums fit all the styles I’m playing, and still have a unique sound. The quality is outstanding and they look great. Thanks to Canopus for their contribution to the drummerworld!