Half Term Drum Festival

5th February 2021

Dear Parents / Carers

Please See info below of a drum festival running over half term.

Drum Festival mk2 will be online this February half term. It will be scheduled on our YouTube page and some sessions will be on zoom.

We are running a beginners course and an intermediate course which will have a session a day, and there will be special International professionals featured every day.

We have the Corp of Army Musicians providing a Percussion Master Class, Professor Owen Gunnell will give a talk about preparing for an undergraduate course in music.

There will be a beginners session in Irish drumming and African drumming and Michael Spearman of rock group Everything Everything and Jazz Drummer Andrew Lisle will both be making an appearance.

Percussion Foundation are teaming up with Newcastle Drum center to provide drum practice pads and sticks at a discounted rate so please email school if you would be interested purchasing these.

Details of session times will be posted on our website over this next week, www.markjonboldersonpercussion.foundation

Best regards

Amanda Bolderson

Percussion Foundation