Kaleah Scanlon is an emerging drummer and percussionist who has been involved in many musical projects over the past six years, including playing alongside Australian Artist Alex the Astronaut. With Alex, Kaleah has supported artists such as Paul Kelly, Ben Harper, Missy Higgins and Angus and Julia Stone. She has also played at festivals such as Splendour in The Grass and SummerSalt, featured on the ABC Show The Sound and completed a 12 date national headline tour.
Kaleah’s other projects include Brisbane artist Asha Jefferies, who will be supporting Hope D on tour in March 2023 and has previously supported acts such as Ball Park Music and Matt Corby.
Alongside her adventures in the contemporary music scene, Kaleah enjoys performing with ensembles such as Camerata – Queensland’s Chamber Orchestra, Brisbane Symphony Orchestra and Australian Youth Orchestra.
A recipient of the Sir Samuel Griffith Scholarship and runner up in the 2019 and 2020 Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Snare Drum Award, Kaleah recently completed a Bachelor of Music at Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University.