Summer Drum Competition at MMW

The summer drum competition gives drummers an opportunity to showcase their skills in a drum solo on an acoustic drum set.

The end-of-summer showcase was a success with a full house of drummers and fans!

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Congratulations to the students who placed:
Division 1:
First πŸ†- Abby H.
Second πŸ†- Madden G.
Third πŸ†- Eden H.
Division 2:
First πŸ†- Luke N.
Second πŸ†- Timothy J.
Third πŸ†- Eliot B.

Panel of Judges

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Thanks to our Judges!

Mr. Austen:Β  Austen has a BMus in Jazz Performance from ASU, as well as 18 years of experience as a live performer and 10 years experience as a private educator.

Mr. Devin: Devin was in a touring band for a year and a half on the east coast and spent several years as a roadie. He has taught privately for the last 8 years. Devin's music philosophy is that there is no such thing as talent, only passion and time invested.

Mr. David: David has been playing drums and percussion over the past 17 years and teaching students for the last decade.

Mr. Alex: Alex is a multi-instrumentalist from the valley. He has been playing music since childhood and has performed around the valley with multiple groups and as a solo act. Alex’s favorite instrument to play is the guitar but he thinks the coolest instruments are bass and drum kit.

Interested in future Drum Competitions?

Are you interested in participating in a future drum competition?Β  Talk to your teacher and you can start preparing now!Β  Contact us at the front desk to get your name on a waitlist for upcoming competitions

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