An industry insight into the world of live drum tuning and touring maintenance
Covering aspects such as:
- A Drum Tech’s Role on the Road
- Tuning Techniques
- Drum, Hardware and Cymbal Maintenance
*All participants should bring a drum key with them to the class.
With support from Evans Drums Heads and Protection Racket.
Will started playing the drums when he was eight and was in several bands, until at the age of 17 he realised I wanted to be a drum tech after a management contract with the band fell through.
Since then he has looked after the following drummers:
Dave Staniforth (Ella Eyre)
Felix Archer (Amber Run)
Pete Robinson (The Vaccines)
Herman Matthews (Hugh Laurie & The Copper Bottom Band)
Ricky Russell (Angel Haze)
Dexter Hercules (Little Mix)
Mark Richardson (Amy Macdonald)
Dean Valentine-Smith (Various Cruelties)
To register for this masterclasses, please email your name and course details to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the Subject Line: Drum Tuning.