Mark Guiliana

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Episode 140: My Top 10 most influential albums with Mark Guiliana

From the archives, My Top 10 with Mark Guiliana, Grammy-nominated American drummer, composer and leader of the band Beat Music. Mark G walks us thru his Top 10 most influential albums.

Modern Drummer
Sep 14, 2023

This Week in Drumming: August 25th

by Paolo Ragusa We may be nearing the end of the season, but summer tours are still rolling around and great new music is in high supply. Here's your drumming breakdown for the week. New Q&A with Thomas Hedlund, Phoenix's…

Modern Drummer
Aug 25, 2023

Gretsch's 140th Anniversary Concert in NYC: Photo Gallery

On May 23rd, 2023, Gretsch drums returned to New York City for a remarkable 140th anniversary celebration. The South Carolina-based drum company organized a special one-night-only concert at The Cutting Room in New York City to honor the rich history…

Modern Drummer
Jun 1, 2023

The Modern Drummer Podcast Episode 10: Mike Dawson with Mark Guiliana

+ Dawson's Shop Talk review on the sE Electronics - V Pack Arena Microphone. In this episode MD managing editor Mike Dawson interviews Mark Guiliana, the Grammy-nominated American drummer, composer and leader of the band Beat Music. In the interview…

Modern Drummer
Dec 3, 2020

MD Podcast Episode 214: Mark Guiliana, Exercise for Drummers, Tama Dyna-Sync Pedals, and More

In this episode, Mike and Mike discuss November 2019 featured artist Mark Guiliana’s latest album, Beat Music! Beat Music! Beat Music!. The education segment focuses on strength training exercises to improve bass drum speed and endurance. Up for review are…

Modern Drummer
Oct 18, 2019

Episode 100: Giveaway Winners Announced, Listener Questions, Most Frequently Mentioned Drummers, and More

In this special 100th episode, Mike and Mike take a humorous look back at the twenty-plus most frequently mentioned drummers on the show. They also answer a handful of listener questions, and four lucky winners are selected to receive one of…

Modern Drummer
Jul 7, 2017

21 Drums Returns August 2016 in Dublin

Tickets are now available for 21 Drums: Total Immersion in Drums with Mike Johnston, Robert “Sput” Searight, and Mark Guiliana. The all-inclusive camp takes place August 9 to 14 at Grouse Lodge. Beginning at 10 am, each day will focus…

Modern Drummer
Mar 29, 2016

Track by Track: Mark Guiliana on David Bowie’s Blackstar

Mark Guiliana By Deneka Peniston   By Ken Micallef   For his final adventurous recording, David Bowie enlisted five of New York City’s most adventurous musicians. Drummer Mark Guiliana is well known to Modern Drummer readers; joining him on Blackstar…

Modern Drummer
Feb 26, 2016

Episode 9: Antonio Sanchez, 21 Drummers Camp, Fidock 6x13 Heartbreaker Series Snare, Remo Powerstroke Heads, and More

In this episode, Johnston talks about his recent trip to Ireland to teach a drum camp with fellow drummers Mark Guiliana and Robert “Sput” Searight. Then Mike and Mike discuss August 2015 Modern Drummer cover artist, modern jazz great Antonio…

Modern Drummer
Sep 25, 2015

Aaron Comess And The Air Conditioned Gypsies - Free Show

Aaron Comess will be playing with some of his favorite NYC musicians tonight, Monday, May 4th, at Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2 at 10:30. This is a free show. Rockwood Music Hall, 196 Allen St., New York, NY. 212-477-4155.

Modern Drummer
May 4, 2015

November 2014 Issue of Modern Drummer featuring Mark Guiliana

(Available digitally September 30, 2014; on newsstands October 7, 2014) On the Cover Mark Guiliana For many observers, he’s the guy to watch if you want to know where the great art of drumming is right now—and where it could…

Modern Drummer
Sep 30, 2014

The Collective School of Music Presents: Mark Guiliana Clinic Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 7 PM

Mark Guiliana is an American drummer, composer, and bandleader. He has played with Brad Mehldau, Meshell Ndegeocello, Gretchen Parlato, Jason Lindner, Lionel Loueke, Avishai Cohen (bassist), Avishai Cohen (trumpeter), Dhafer Youssef, Tigran Hamasyan, Matisyahu, European piano trio Phronesis, and his…

Modern Drummer
Sep 30, 2013

Web Exclusive! Mark Guiliana’s Beat Music

photo by Deneka Peniston   by RJ Johnson   Mark Guiliana may be best known for his work as a sideman with jazz musicians such as Avishai Cohen and Brad Mehldau, but the drummer has been increasingly involved with his…

Modern Drummer
May 16, 2013

Three of NYC’s Most Innovative and In-Demand Drummers Plan February 9th Concert at Rockwood Music Hall

Mark Guiliana's "Beat Music", Aaron Comess (w/Teddy Kumpel & Richard Hammond) and Mister Barrington (with Zach Danzinger) Together for $10 Ticket On February 9th in at Rockwood Music Hall, three of New York’s most innovative and in-demand drummers will join…

Modern Drummer
Jan 19, 2012