Les Schaeffer

Categories: Musicians: Drums/Percussion

Genres: Alternative, Blues, Jazz, Rock


Les Schaeffer
Regina, SK


Les is an experienced, versatile drummer / percussionist with a professional background of over 25 years in the Regina, Calgary, Montreal, and Toronto areas. He is an accomplished live and studio musician, drum tech and has many years of teaching experience having taught privately as well as large ensemble settings. Les has been heavily involved with marching percussion programs in Regina and Calgary and continues to offer clinics and rudimental instruction from beginner to advanced levels. 

As a graduate of the Professional Sound & Business Studio Production program at Metalworks Institute (Metalworks Studios) Les is also furthering his professional career in the music industry as a Music Producer, and Audio Engineer. He has had the privilege to work in studio on albums by notable artists such as Drake, Randy Bachman, Tom Cochrane, Parkway Drive, Cone McCaslin, Kim Mitchell, and David Bottrill.

Les is a freelance drummer and Audio Engineer / Music Producer based in Regina, the drummer and engineer for local band Robot Hive, drummer for The New Montagues, Middletown and also continues to perform as a freelance drummer in a variety of genres and settings throughout the province. Les also proudly served on the SaskMusic Board of Directors from 2016 to 2018.



  • To The Wolves

    Various Artists

    October 2014

    Metalworks Studios:

    Drums / Percussion


    Assistant Engineer

  • Sylvie - An Electric Trace

    Various Artists

    October 2005

    Drums / Percussion

  • Sylvie - I Wish I Was Driving

    Various Artists

    October 2003

    Drums / Percussion

  • Bev Zizzy - Standing on a Platform of Kindness

    Various Artists

    June 2016

    Studio One Recording:

    Drums / Percussion

  • Dylan Reisch - The Edge Of The World

    Various Artists

    April 2016

    New Media Records:




In Circles (Whatever It Takes)

From To The Wolves EP

Electric Heel

From Robot Hive


From Dylan Reisch