From a Spirit Winter Percussion Press Release
Featuring five world-class clinicians including Danny Seraphine, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member and Original Drummer for CHICAGO
Join Spirit Winter Percussion for the 9th Annual Day of Percussion, November 19 at Somerset Berkley Regional High School! The Day will feature five world-class clinicians, including:
- Scott Johnson, the Percussion Caption Head of the Blue Devils Drum & Bugle Corps – Sea Ranch, CA
- Heidi Joubert, a cajón player, singer, teacher, composer and a Roland artist – the face of the Roland Elcajon – Cornwall, UK
- Danny Seraphine, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member, and original drummer for the band Chicago –
Los Angeles, CA
- Keith Aleo, Director of Percussion at the Interlochen Center for the Arts – Interlochen, MI
- Sgt. 1st Class J. Andrew Porter, from the West Point Band and the Hellcats – West Point, NY
Performances and hands-on clinics will be offered in marching percussion, world percussion, drum set, and classical percussion and rudimental percussion. All ages are welcome to attend. This event is an incredible opportunity, particularly for young people, to experience quality music, be inspired by world-class musicians, and to gain hands-on experience with other young people from New England.
Admission is FREE and open to all ages and skill levels. The 9th Annual Day of Percussion will take place November 19, 9:00 am–5:00 pm at Somerset Berkley Regional High School, Somerset, MA. Registration opens at 8:30 am. Free lunch, snacks, and sponsor giveaways are also provided. The 9th Annual Day of Percussion is sponsored by Remo, Zildjian, Vic Firth, Evans, Pearl, Innovative Percussion, Roland, Drum Dots, Aquarian Drumheads, ProMark, System Blue, and DW Drums.
For more information, call 508-255-4044 or visit spiritwp.org.