As a guitarist, Drew has toured extensively throughout Canada, and has also performed in the U.S. and Italy. Recently, he toured the Yukon and Prairie provinces as a Prairie Debut touring artist along with his duo partner Michael Kolk. Drew has adjudicated several local and international competitions, conducted masterclasses at Universities, and is often invited to perform at international guitar festivals. In 2018, Drew was a soloist at the Tiempo de Guitarras festival in Noto, Siciy, and in 2019 Drew will be performing at the Cleveland International Guitar Festival along side artists such as Jason Vieux (Grammy winner). Also in 2019, Drew will be a soloist with the Kingston Symphony Orchestra where he will perform Rodrigo’s famous Concerto de Aranjuez.
Drew also has arguably the most popular classical guitar channel on Youtube, in which he performs, and produces all the content himself. On this channel you can find over 40 performances of works Drew has adapted for the guitar by composers such as Bach, Paganini and Schubert; some of which feature an 8-string custom made guitar. Currently, Drew has 15,000 subscribers, and has reached over 2 million views. In addition, Drew has recorded four studio albums.
As a producer, Drew has worked with some of today’s leading guitarists to create full-length albums and videos for labels such as Sony, Naxos and Analekta. In 2014, Drew worked as a videographer alongside Grammy award-winning producer Norbert Kraft to create two separate video series for Naxos recordings. This multi-faceted career has taken Drew all over the world, creating recordings for large guitar manufacturers in mainland China, to working with soloists in the Italian Alps.