Snare Drum and Percussion Clinic

Presented At Piano Trends Music, 35 Berkshire Dr. Crystal Lake, IL 60014 by instructors Greg and Steve Guelzo.

November 3rd, 1:00-3:00 pm

Subjects to be covered:

* How to select a snare drum, parts of the snare drum

* Snare drum tuning and drum tuning aides

* How to select drumsticks, drum heads, and muffling aides

* How to practice, use a metronome, practice pads, and other practice aids

* Care of your snare drum  (cases, cleaning, etc.)

* Marching percussion: types of marching percussion: snare, tenor, bass

     – Demo of old and new style marching snare music

* Mallet percussion: care of your bell kit, mallets, and accessories

* Final questions and answers

   – Drum stick, practice pad, and drum tuning aides “hands on” demo’s

Free raffle:  All students that attends will get a prize!

Please Note: Student ID required for raffle ticket

This clinic would not be possible without the great help of the following sponsors who donate both time and material in the support of music education in the schools:

Ludwig Drums, Zildjian, Evans, ProMark, Humes and Berg, Modern Drummer magazine, Drum Dial, Korg, Mel Bay, Overtone Labs, Xcel Drumsticks, Vic Firth, Remo, JT Luglock, and Piano Trends Music Company!

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