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.
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.