News: Rich Redmond’s Drummer’s Weekend Comes to Los Angeles on April 8 to 10
Rich Redmond is hosting a Drummer’s Weekend in Los Angeles on April 8 to 10. The three-day immersive education event takes place in the heart of Hollywood and features twenty-four total hours of hands-on training with some of the greatest drummers on the planet.
The $1,499 registration package includes all access to the event, catered meals, and casual hang time with some of today’s most successful drummers.
Featured teachers include Kenny Aronoff (John Mellencamp, Bob Seger, John Fogerty, Smashing Pumpkins, Melissa Etheridge), Nate Morton (drummer on NBC’s The Voice), Frank Briggs (world-renowned educator), Matt Starr (Ace Frehley, Mr. Big), Tiny Biuso (T.S.O.L., the Dickies), Ed Roscetti (LA sessions/odd-time specialist), and Mike Bennett (Hilary Duff).
The Musicians Institute Teacher Spotlight Session features faculty members Stewart Jean, Jeff Bowders, Fred Dinkins, Albe Bonacci, Tim McIntyre, and fitness/nutrition expert Jimmy Elcock. Hosts of a studio drumming roundtable include Blair Sinta (Alanis Morissette, Annie Lennox, Idina Menzel), Jimmy Paxson (Stevie Nicks, Ben Harper), and Curt Bisquera (Mick Jagger, Elton John).
Attendees will enjoy three catered lunches, two dinners, tons of door prizes, one-of-a kind learning experience at the Musicians Institute, and a closing ceremony concert at the Lucky Strike bowling alley/music venue in Hollywood. Campers will also perform in front of a paying audience with a world-class house band.
Sponsors include Musicians Institute, Guitar Center, Modern Drummer, Lucky Strike, School of Rock, DW, Sabian, Remo, D’Addario, Planet Waves, Promark, Roland, Gator, LP, Hal Leonard, Grover, RhythmTech, Drumtacs, Audio Technica, Auralex, Big Fat Snare Drum, Rim Riser, Booty Shaker, the Drum Wallet, Red Six Drum Wear, Drummers Guide to Gear, Hansenfütz, Prologix, Woodshed Stage Art, Red Monkey, Great Leather, Adam Argullin Mallets, Drumdial, Tune-bot, Turn It Up and Lay It Down, Ddrum, Qwikstix, Cympad, Cymbolt, Samson, QSC, Headhunter, Earfilters, Black Widow Drum Web, Groove Juice, Pitch Slap Percussion, Direct Sound Extreme Isolation headphones, the Box Kit, Crash ’N Flash, and more.
For more information and to register, visit www.richredmond.com.