Drummer’s Reality Camp
JUNE 28 – JULY 2
Hosted by LACM and DrumChannel.com, the 5th annual Drummer’s Reality Camp is for players of all levels. This one-of-a-kind, annual event brings a diverse community of drummers and an all-star lineup together in the intimate environment of LACM. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to get up close and personal at a renowned music school with some of the most respected names in drums. This year we are happy to announce the addition of The Sessions to the DRC lineup! The Sessions provides the bridge between dreams and reality by enriching artists’ lives through education, focusing on empowering and sharpening their business skills in the pursuit of excellence. At DRC, The Sessions will be holding several inspirational and educational workshops that will help students develop a plan of attack for launching their careers in the music industry!
DRC features, lectures, ensemble workshops, clinics, music business workshops and concerts and more. Students will be treated to a tour of DW and the Drumchannel production studios (transportation and lunch provided). Students will be the studio audience at a live streamed event on Drumchannel. Each student will receive one half hour private lesson with a LACM faculty member as part of the camp tuition. Individual one-hour private lessons with Ralph Humphrey can be purchased for an additional $100.00 (limited availability).
DRC Instructors Include*:
- Ralph Humphrey - LACM Drum Department Chair (Dancing With The Stars, Frank Zappa)
- Joe Porcaro - LACM Drum Department Co-Chair (Studio Legend)
- Terry Bozzio (Frank Zappa, Missing Persons, Artist)
- Dom Famularo - The Sessions (The Drumming World’s Global Ambassador)
- Liberty Devito - The Sessions (Drummer/Recording Artist, Billy Joel)
- Jeff Hamilton (Oscar Peterson, Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, Diana Krall)
*Faculty is subject to change based on availability.