National Drumline Camp 2012

The Drumline Association of Australia are excited to announce the very first National Drumline Camp (NDC), which will be held at the Golden Valley Lodge in Flinders on 5th-7th October, 2012.  The camp is open to all skill levels, and participants will study with some of Australia’s most experienced instructors including Mat Duniam and Matt Cocking.

One, two, and three day packages are available.  For further information, go to



2-Day Snare Drum Workshop

Snare Drum:  The Percussionist’s Melodic Voice – Advancing Technique to Better Serve the Art

On 25-26 August, the Australian Percussion Academy will present a two day course for snare drum. Shaun Trubiano (Sydney Opera House Orchestra) will be demonstrating advanced methods to unlock the melodic potential of the snare drum.  John Arcaro (Melbourne Symphony Orchestra) will also explore techniques of the snare drum for beginner to intermediate level players.

For more information, click here.

John Riley Week in Adelaide

It’s John Riley week in Adelaide!

Thursday 16 August, 2012 – 8pm at the Wheaty – John Riley and the New Cabal
Friday 17 August – 10pm at La Boheme (upstrirs) John Riley and SongBook
Sunday 19 August – 2pm John Riley Masterclass at the Prom
Sunday 19 August – 7.30pm MSBB and John Riley

Don’t miss out on seeing one of the worlds finest jazz drummers with Adelaide’s best!