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Musikmesse Drum Camp

The Musikmesse Brandworld Drums is an attractive special area of Hall 9.0, which is sure to set the pulse of every drummer racing.

Musikmesse Drum Camp

Drummer at the Drum Camp at Musikmesse in Frankfurt am Main

Famous drummer at first-hand.

At the Drum Camp, you can join the live performances of world-famous drummers at first hand. In the spotlight of the camp is the ‘Blood, Sweat and Tears Box’: in the sound-proof cabin, you get closer to top musicians than at any concert. Stars of the scene are performing on their original instruments and setups every day.

After their demonstrations of their skills, the drummers will  answer to questions e.g. concerning techniques, as well as they are available for photos and autographs.

Wednesday to Saturday in the Sweat, Blood and Tears Box

10.15 Patrick Metzger
11.15 Ash Soan
12.15 Ralf Gustke
13.15 Gary Wallis
14.15 Jost Nickel
15.15 Karl Brazil
16.15 Will Hunt
17.15 Felix Lehrmann

Musikmesse Drum College

drummer is playing at the Drum College (Musikmesse)

Expert knowledge for you.

At the Drum College, workshops and master classes are given daily by renowned musicians in separate seminar rooms. There, they demonstrate their polished playing techniques, give practical tips and explain how you can do a better performance on your instrument.

Get excited about these artists in the Drum College

Ralf Gustke

For many years, he was a permanent member of Germany’s ‘Söhne Mannheims’ band. He was also the musical director for several tours by soul singer Xavier Naidoo. The reference list of the Heidelberg-born drummer is long and includes live and session work with national and international artists such as Gianna Nanini, Schiller and Nena.

Patrick Metzger

Born in Mannheim, Patrick Metzger tours the whole German-speaking region as a highly regarded drum coach and, since 2013, has also been laying down the rhythm in Beatrice Egli’s band. He has also played with international artists such as Bobby Kimball, Tina Turner and Chris de Burgh.

Jost Nickel

He has already made the stage quake at the 2016 Drum Camp. In the course of his career, the Berlin-born artist has worked as a session or touring drummer for a broad spectrum of artists including Vicky Leandros, Marla Glen, Ostkreutz or Mousse T.

Wednesday to Saturday in the Drum College (Hall 9.1 Room Esprit)

11.00 Jost Nickel
13.00 Patrick Metzger
14.00 Manni von Bohr
15.00 Ash Soan
16.00 Ralf Gustke

Musikmesse Drum Academy

Musikmesse Drum Academy

Brand presentations

Located in the immediate vicinity of the Drum Camp, the Drum Brand Area offers an attractive place to present the instruments.

Wednesday to Saturday in the Drum Academy (Hall 9.1 Room Genius)

12.00 Felix Lehrmann
14.00 Ash Soan
16.00 Clint Lockyer

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