I am just trying to spread the word about this so if there are any UK based drummers/teachers on here please help here are the details:
Drum masterclass with Pat Petrillo
Sunday 17th March 2013, 7pm
Up close and personal - This is an intimate masterclass with only 20 participants maximum.
Your chance to meet and study with a master drummer and experienced educator.
The masterclass will focus on hand technique, groove development and session playing skills. There will be Q&A opportunities throughout the session.
ADVANCE BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL - there will be no tickets available on the door on the night!
Pat is going to be giving private 1-hour lessons at Elephant Drums studios from 10am. These are optional and need to be booked separately, at a price of £50 per hour. 7 private lesson slots are available. Call or email Elephant Drums directly to reserve a 1-to-1 lesson slot.
Pat is known for his deep sense of groove, and his ability to cover any musical situation. Throughout his career, Pat has backed a variety of artists, including Patti LaBelle, Gloria Gaynor, Patty Smyth, Constantine Maroulis, and Debbie Gibson, to name a few. He currently performs with trumpeter Al Chez, with bassist Will Lee.
A popular instructor and video artist, Pat’s instructional videos are top sellers worldwide: “Hands, Grooves, & Fills” (Hudson Music), and “Learn to Read Rhythms…Better!” (Alfred Music). Pat is also included on the latest Hudson Ultimate Drum Lesson DVD’s: “Fills and Chops”, and “Hand Technique and Rudiments”.
Always leading the way in drum education, Pat has launched a new Online Lesson site, “Drum Studio Live”, where he broadcasts live lessons, master class events, and hosts International Drum Camps. Visit the site at drumstudiolive.com for more details.
Pat also performs regularly in New York City with his band “Groovallegiance”, featuring bassist Gary Grainger. A veteran Broadway drummer, he has played the original productions of "A Chorus Line", "Grease", "Footloose", and National Tour of "Dreamgirls”.
To purchase tickets for the masterclass please visit: http://pat-petrillo-efbevent.eventbrite.com/