Registration will open mid-November 2022.
2023 Drum Workshop Series
January – May 2023 (Tentative dates below)
10:00am – 1:00pm
1123 S Hatcher Ave. City of Industry, CA 91748
Price: $150 (includes all 5 workshop dates, $30 per workshop)
Level-up your marching career and learn what it takes to be a great performer!
The drum workshop series 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 percussion educators as they 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, Bass and Tenor performers. Students should be able to play the following at basic to intermediate level coming into the workshops:
- Simple duple and triplet rhythms.
- Paradiddles and variations of paradiddles
- Duple and triplet roll patterns
- Simple flam patterns
List of Dates:
- Sunday, January 15, 2023
- Sunday, February 19, 2023
- Sunday, March 12, 2023
- Sunday, April 9, 2023
- Sunday, May 14, 2023
- World Class instruction on snare, bass and tenor drums
- Pair of VicFirth sticks (limited supply), stick bag, and lanyard
- Pacific Crest workshop t-shirt
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. There will be limited drums available to borrow/play on at the workshops if you are unable to bring your own.
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