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Event Details

Event date: 
26 November 2014
Event time: 
Venue Address: 
The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance

Session Drummer – Two Door Cinema Club/Phoenix

All Masterclass bookings are now made through the VLE.

This Masterclass will demonstrate the essential techniques and skills of a session musician in the industry today. Ben is a musician that understands the importance of playing to a click and focuses on groove playing, dynamics and keeping it simple.

This is a great opportunity to come and see a musician play that is in demand in the industry, as well as get involved and ask all the questions you may have.

Aged at only 22, Ben has toured the World as a professional session drummer for over 5 years. He has played at some of the worlds biggest and most iconic venues and performed at major festivals worldwide including Reading and Leeds, Glastonbury, V, T in the Park, Bestival, R1 Big Weekend, Coachella (USA), Summersonic (Japan) and many more. He has also played some of the biggest TV and Radio Shows in the world including Jools Holland, Radio 1 Live Lounge, Jonathan Ross, The Late Late Show (Ireland), Letterman (USA), Jimmy Kimmel (USA), Jimmy Fallon (USA), Jay Leno (USA).