About Henry

IMGP9529Henry Thorpe has been drumming with jazz bands professionally for a number of years. He has performed at weddings , corporate functions and jazz venues, and worked with numerous leading jazz musicians including Dorian Mode (his father) Oliver Thorpe (his brother) Graham Jackson, Dave Pudney, Andrew Wallace, Andrew Wilkie, John Conley, Mark Cooney and many more.

He is currently enrolled at The Australian Institute of Music in Sydney where he is undertaking a Bachelor of Music in Composition and Music Production. Henry just recently transferred from Contemporary Performance but decided composition was the path he wanted to take.

“My biggest influence and hero is David Sylvian (composer) and his brother Steve Jansen on drums”


“All Photography on my website is taken by Lydia Thorpe

Taken by Lydia Thorpe on 1914 Kodak Box Brownie with 127 film
Taken by Lydia Thorpe on 1914 Kodak Box Brownie with 127 film on 2/2014



  1. Very slick website! Wonderful photos, cool info, you should be commended. It’s all uphill from here!

  2. Henry, I love your website. Very professional and I love the photos! Look forward to seeing more as time goes by. Keep up the good work while you are studying.
    Love Jacquie

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