Sarah Thawer is a drummer and vocalist based in Los Angeles, California, originally from Toronto, Canada. She started playing drums at 2-years-old and her first stage performance was at 5.
Sarah works with different artists and musicians, as well as solo and with her own band. She is known for her versatility, playing a wide range of genres from jazz and fusion to Indian/world, funk, r&b, and hip-hop.
Sarah has performed and worked with various artists including Teyana Taylor, Jacob Collier, Steve Vai, Jon Batiste, Sheila E., A.R. Rahman, Alex Isley, George Watsky, Charlotte Day Wilson, Mark Lettieri, Tegan and Sara, Osman Mir, and Broken Social Scene. She has also played for composer, Ludwig Göransson for the 2022 Disney & Pixar movie, Turning Red. Sarah has also performed for Late Night With Seth Meyers and The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.