9 Year Old Drummer, Bella Tonkin

9 Year Old Drummer, Bella Tonkin

By: Jenna Melanson

Bella Tonkin is a 9 year old Canadian drummer from Ontario. She has been taking lessons at Rock This Way for a year now.

I know you’re interested to hear, so check out her two singles on iTunes:


Electric Boom

Her drum coach’s name is Andy (Drummer from other Canadian bands, Sumo Cyco & Jojeto). Both of Bella’s singles were arranged by Andy & Bella, and performed with Bella on drums and Andy on guitar.

Bella continues to practice hard, she wants to continuing learning and hopes to start her own band in a few years.

Be sure to like Bella Tonkin on Facebook:

I’m Jenna, and I am the founder and editor of Canadian Beats. I have had a strong love for Canadian music, which started with Hedley. I have a passion for promoting these talented Canadian bands and artists, and that’s how Canadian Beats came to be. I am so proud of what it has become over the last few years, with many talented music lovers and writers coming together to spread the word of Canada’s music.


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    August 13, 2013 at 9:45 pm

    Bella your music is amazing. Keep on practicing and can’t wait to hear more of your music. Best of luck.

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