Sit in & Play with GALACTIC at Stanton Moore's 3rd Annual Spirit of New Orleans Drum Camp!]
DRUM WITH GALACTIC AT STANTON MOORE’S 3RD ANNUAL SONO DRUM CAMP”
Sit in with New Orleans’ Essential funk Band at Exclusive 3-day Drum Camp
December 11th – 13th at Parlor Studios
(12/2/2015 –New Orleans, LA) Students at Stanton Moore’s 3rd Annual “Spirit of New Orleans” (SONO) Drum Camp will enjoy the once-in-a-lifetime chance to sit in and jam with Grammy® Award-winning essential funk band, Galactic. Hosted December 11th – 13th, 2015 at Parlor Studios located at 605 Ninth St, New Orleans, LA, this exclusive 3-day music camp celebrates the legacy and rich musical tradition that is uniquely New Orleans’. The camp finale will be a concert featuring all the members of Galactic. On the last day of camp, students will have the opportunity to sit in and play with all of the members of Galactic at the finale concert at theContemporary Arts Center.”
From Mardi Gras Indian and Second Line drumming -- to the evolution of Jazz and Funk -- students will enjoy three days of hands-on drumming, special guests including legendary New Orleans drummers Johnny Vidacovich and “King of Treme,” Shannon Powell as well as private lessons, live performances, and much more.
The exclusive “Spirit of New Orleans” Drum Camp will offer a limited number of students the chance to play with, and learn from superstar drummer Stanton Moore in an ultra-intensive classroom setting. Each student will play on an individual practice drum kit allowing for an incredibly intense, educational experience that guarantees results.
Parlor Studios is a top-of-the-line recording studio located in the Irish Channel neighborhood of uptown New Orleans where Galactic and a host of other legendary artists including Trombone Shorty, Dumpstaphunk, Givers, Soulive and North Mississippi Allstars among others have worked and recorded.
A lifelong resident of New Orleans, Stanton Moore is a highly respected drummer and authority on New Orleans’ musical history who has toured the world as a performer and educator, garnering accolades for his superb drumming skills, clinics and for his wildly popular “Groove Alchemy” book and DVD. In addition, Moore has released a number of educational products celebrating New Orleans drumming styles including the book Take it to the Street, as well as his DVD series “A Modern Approach to New Orleans Drumming” and “A Traditional Approach to New Orleans Drumming,” as well as the comprehensive beginner-to-advance book and DVD project, “A Fresh Approach to the Drum Set.” Moore is also the co-owner of Crescent Cymbals and regularly performs with Galactic as well as The Stanton Moore Trio and Dragon Smoke (featuring Ivan Neville), Leo Nocentelli (The Meters), Maceo Parker, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Anders Osborne and many others.
Sponsors include: Gretsch Drums, Crescent Cymbals, Latin Percussion, Vic Firth, Remo, DW, Puresound, Cympad, Roland, Tight Screw, Gator Cases and Audix Microphones