Neil W. Grover holds the distinction of having performed with one of the world's foremost orchestras (Boston Symphony) on the soundtrack for one of the most successful blockbuster movies of all time (Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom) and with the iconic rock band, Aerosmith. As a percussionist with both the Boston Symphony and Boston Pops for over 40 years, Neil has performed with them over 2,500 times around the globe. In addition, he is active as a musical arranger and conductor for popular artists. Formerly the Chair of the Percussion Programs at both The Boston Conservatory and the University of Massachusetts-Lowell, Neil has served on the Board of Directors of the Percussive Arts Society and as a Trustee for the Winchester Community Music School, one of America's leading community music schools. He is the founder of Grover Pro Percussion, a leading manufacturer of world-class percussion products.