ATLANTA: SOLD OUT
Expand your drumming skills!
ROCK OUT with other female drummers.
Who: Any drummer who identifies as female (cis or trans), trans, or gender non-conforming.
Date: Saturday, Oct 20th, 2018
Time: 10am to 6pm
Where: Tighten Up Rehearsal Studios 2814 Norman Berry Drive, East Point, GA 30344
Level: Beginner to intermediate. The only requirement is that you can play a basic rock beat.
Bring: Your own drum kit, sticks, and a lunch.
Cost: $250. Includes instructional videos on three classic songs, future videos on drum tuning and setup, subscription to a monthly newsletter with insider drumming info, tips, mini-lessons, and gear reviews, plus a current membership to JJ’s private Facebook group of female drummers.
➡️ Only one spot left as of Oct 10th, so this WILL sell out. ⬅️
10% of Empower Drumming masterclass profits go directly to girls rock camps. This class donation will go to Atlanta's own
Girls Rock Camp ATL!
Drum kits will be set up in a circle (see "Previous Classes" pics below). Diagrams and handouts will be provided.
💥 Set up your drum kit along with the class. Learn proper placements, heights and ergonomics.
💥 Refresh your stick grip and foot pedal technique.
💥 Play some classics to get in the groove! (“Somewhere Only We Know” by Keane, “Free Fallin” by Tom Petty, “Go Your Own Way” by Fleetwood Mac)
💥 Master three basic exercises to improve hand & foot speed, control, and stamina.
💥 Discover a step-by-step approach to learn the drum part to any song.
💥 Learn basic drum notation with an introduction to the free & easy online transcription tool, Groove Scribe.
💥 Learn and play iconic drum beats and fills with other female drummers! ♀️
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JJ Jones has been a drum instructor at over twenty rock camps across the US, and taught over thirty private adult drum students via Skype. As a drummer, she’s played 500+ shows touring though the US, Canada, UK and Europe with countless artists and bands. JJ has a drum performance certificate from Berklee College of Music, and been endorsed by Gretsch Drums and Latin Percussion. She's the Tech and Gear Editor for Tom Tom Magazine, and the founder of EmpowerDrumming.com, the only drum education company in the world exclusively for women.