World’s Fastest Drummer Contest

WFD Finals Modern Drummer

Do You Have What it Takes to be The World’s Fastest Drummer? 

Now you can prove it!

NAMM announces the twelfth effort to find the “World’s Fastest Drummer”. This highly charged interactive event is a feature at this year’s Summer NAMM Show in Nashville, TN. The contest, which consists of two categories, Fastest Hands and Fastest Feet, will be held each day on World’s Fastest Drummer Lobby Stage at the Nashville Convention Center starting at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, July 12, with “heats” continuing through 1:00 P.M. on public day Saturday July 14. The top ten Fastest Hands and top ten Fastest Feet will compete in a “Finals Battle” of both categories held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, July 14.

Note: Thursday 12 and Friday 13 preliminaries are for NAMM members only. Saturday 14 is open to the public with a Wanna Play Music Day ticket.  WFD will have public preliminaries starting at 10:00 A.M. and running till 1:00 P.M. World Finals Battle is at 2:00 P.M. Saturday July 14. 

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Contestants should sign in at World’s Fastest Drummer Contest stage area located at the WFD lobby stage in The Nashville Convention Center starting the morning of Thursday, July 12.

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