THE 2022 EVENT HAS CONCLUDED. Check back after the Summer for Spring 2023 dates.
2022 Drum Workshop (Snares and Tenors)
Sunday, March 20, 2022
10:00am – 1:00pm
1123 S Hatcher Ave. City of Industry, CA 91748
Level-up your marching career and learn what it takes to be a great performer, IN-PERSON!
The drum workshop with Pacific Crest gives a world class percussion experience, preparing you for whatever stage of your marching career you’re in. Learn directly from Pacific Crest’s Program Coordinator and Director of Percussion, Glen Crosby with special guest educator Nick Arce!
We’ll cover everything from important marching percussion fundamentals, to different groove styles all the way to what it really means to be a world class performer. You’ll learn from some other of the percussion community’s most esteemed educators, who will offer both big picture instruction to individualized action plans for all of our participants.
Open to Snare and Tenor performers. Students should be able to play the following at basic to intermediate level coming into the workshop:
- Simple duple and triplet rhythms.
- Paradiddles and variations of paradiddles
- Duple and triplet roll patterns
- Simple flam patterns
- World Class instruction on snare or tenor drums
- Pair of VicFirth sticks (limited supply), stick bag, and lanyard
Basic Mechanics of Playing
- Use of large and small muscle groups
- Tone and touch
- Velocity, effective use of energy
- Playing all dynamic levels and accent patterns
- Attentive listening
- Practice strategies
- A clear and present mind
- Learning to love the process
- Performance vibe
- Bring a drum, sticks, drum pad, and drum stand.
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