Russ Miller Drum Clinic – Palmerston North
- Tue 21 Feb 2017, 7:00pm
- Palmerston North, The Globe Theatre, 312 Main Street
free DRUM CLINIC
See Russ Miller up close in this clinic as he travels through Asia Pacific!
TICKETS: FREE – please register your interest below or in-store at your local Rockshop.
If you’re not familiar with this Multi-Platinum recording artist, read below:
Russ Miller is internationally known as one of the top drummers of today. As a Multi-Platinum recording artist, he has played on multiple Grammy® award winning recordings with combined sales of over 26 million copies. His musical versatility has led him to work with an incredible list of over 50 international artists from legends like Ray Charles, The Fifth Dimension, Natalie Cole, Tina Turner & Bobby Caldwell through modern stars, Nelly Furtado, The Psychedelic Furs, Hilary Duff, Steve Perry, Andrea Bocelli, Daniel Bedingfield and Meredith Brooks.
As a star of the Los Angeles studio scene, the Modern Drummer Magazine Readers Poll has repeatedly voted Russ in the top 5 Studio Drummers in the world, including the 2015 Poll, where he was voted the #3 Session drummer. He has performed on more than 400 albums (including many #1 Billboard hits like Nelly Furtado’s Whoa Nelly and Hilary Duff’s Metamorphosis). Russ has also recorded for many TV shows and over 60 international movies (including #1 box office titles, Chicken Little, Fracture, Storks, Resident Evil Apocalypse, Percy Jackson and the Boondock Saints series of movies, just to name a few). Along with his many sideman recording credits, he has been a staple on TV “house bands” including American Idol, for all of their Mentoring Sessions.
Russ also has four critically acclaimed solo albums, Cymbalism, Arrival, the Arrival Live concert DVD/CD and his latest Chegada3 with the Arrival Trio. In addition, Russ performs educational clinics throughout the world for Mapex Drums, Zildjian, Remo, Vic Firth, DW racks and hardware.
In October of 2014, Russ was awarded an Honorary PHD for “sustained lifetime accomplishments that have benefited Drumming artistry and the Global Drumming community”, from the Shanghai Conservatory of Music, in Shanghai, China. He is an official Guest Professor at the Shanghai Conservatory, the Beijing Music Academy and also has authored two books: The Drum Set Crash Course and Transitions. Along with his three videos, Arrival-Behind The Glass from Hudson Music, The Drum Set Crash Course and The Drum Set Crash Course Tuning Edition from Alfred Publications, Russ is a 7-time Modern Drummer readers poll winner. His solo projects were also voted the #1 educational books and videos in the world (2001-2004).
For info please visit www.RussMiller.com
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