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Vic Firth 1930 – 2015

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Vic Firth, legendary Boston Symphony Orchestra timpanist, world-renowned educator and founder of Vic Firth Company, dies aged 85. Everett “Vic” Firth, the legendary musician, educator and entrepreneur who performed with the Boston Symphony Orchestra for fifty years and founded the

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London Mark Mondesir clinic on 9 June

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Virtuoso drummer Mark Mondesir will be hosting a very special drum clinic at Yamaha Music London on Tuesday 9th June. One of the UK’s very best drummers, Mark has worked with some big names including Courtney Pine, Julian Joseph, Kevin Eubanks,

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Valentina Magaletti & Lloyd Croft join Dream Cymbals’ artist roster

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Dream Cymbals and SVM Percussion have proudly announce their latest additions to the Dream U.K. artist roster, Valentina Magaletti and Lloyd Croft. Valentina Magaletti is a professional drummer and percussionist born in Bari, Italy. She has played in many bands over the years, including

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Thomann’s Case Factory flight case configurator now online

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Custom flight cases can now be designed online with the Thomann Case Factory. The new Case Configurator allows customers to design their flight cases and racks in real time – choose from five different types of cases, racks, trunks, flight

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Royal College of Music’s Festival of Percussion – 12 July

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The fifth annual Royal College of Music Festival of Percussion will take place on 12 July between 11am-9pm. Jojo Mayer will be in conversation with Mike Dolbear and will perform with the RCM Big Band. Other highlights include an introduction

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Mark Mondesir clinic tour approaches!

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Yamaha Music Europe (UK) will soon begin their series of drum clinics with long standing Yamaha Drums artist Mark Mondesir, featuring special guest Michael Mondesir on bass guitar. A Yamaha artist since 1998, Mark Mondesir is one of the UK‘s

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Claus Hessler at Leeds Drum Academy on 23rd May

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Claus Hessler is heading to the Leeds Drum Academy for a master class and drum clinic this Saturday, 23rd May. Besides soloing/playing along with tracks from his musical projects, Claus will be covering his favourite topics of open handed playing

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Meinl Drum Festival Tickets Go On Sale

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Tickets for the 10th anniversary Meinl Drum Festival are now on sale! Standard pre-sale price – € 19 Reduced price for students – € 12 Children up to 12 years – free This year, the festival line up includes Luke Holland/Thomas Lang,

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Moni Lashes’ 24-hour drumming World Record attempt

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Australian drummer Moni Lashes, from rockers The Babes, is attempting an official World Record for charity on Friday 20th March. To raise awareness and fundraise for life-saving medical treatment for her dad’s multiple sclerosis, Moni Lashes is attempting to be

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Billy Cobham free livestream from Ronnie Scott’s on 27th Feb

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With tickets to his sold out shows in such high demand, Ronnie Scott’s has announced the live streaming of global drum legend Billy Cobham.  Broadcasting his full performance on Friday 27th February 23.15pm to a global audience, Ronnie Scott’s will provide an unparalleled opportunity to experience one

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