Jared started piano at a very young age but fell in love with the drums when he started playing at the age of 17. After saving up money to buy a simple 5-piece Pearl Target, his interest never stopped growing. He started out by mimicking his favourite drummers, covering their songs with other like-minded musicians. It wasn’t long before he took up drum lessons, and sought tutorage under Jimmy Lee
Currently taking his Degree in Music at Lasalle College of the Arts, Jared is also performing regularly with his cover band Full Circle, at places like Hard Rock Café Orchard and Sandbar Flame and Grill at Siloso Beach Sentosa.
A frequent performer, Jared drummed with Wyd:syd: at Ignite Music Festival August 2014, Baybeats June 2014, Music Matters LIVE May 2014, Timbre Music Presents: Singapore Originals January 2014 and Noise Singapore August 2013.
He also represented Lasalle College of the Arts to perform in Jakarta for 2 events organized by the Singapore Embassy (in Jakarta). The first event was for a local orphanage and the second at the Embassy’s reception on 11 August 2014 to celebrate Singapore’s 49th National Day.
He was one of The Music Lab’s students who received the Certificate of Excellence award by Trinity College London, for achieving Top Distinction for Rock & Pop Grade 7 in the Nov 2013 Examination.