ULTIMATE DRUM EXPERIENCE 2016 - Event Details

The dates for the 2016 Ultimate Drum Experience have now been announced as Monday 30th May - Friday 3rd June 2016.

The 5 day event will be held at The Bull Theatre, Barnet, running between 10.00a.m -5.00p.m on each of the 5 days, with evening events taking place between 7.30 pm and 9.30 pm.

There will also be 100 tickets available to buy for some of the evening events at £15 each but for all students on the course these events are included in the course fee. There are only 45 places avalible, with a maximum of 15 in a class.

Prices:

The cost of the non-residential five day course is £495.  This includes all daytime tuition and entry into the associated evening events.  Please note: Food and accommodation are not included and should be arranged by the student if required.

A very limited amount of 1,2,3 or 4 day passes are now available at £120 per day.

Please make sure with every bank transfer payment (see booking form for bank details) you leave your FULL NAME as a reference. With Cheque payments please write your FULL NAME on the back of the cheque.

Fees are non-refundable unless the course is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.

Booking:

To book your place on the Ultimate Drum Experience 2016 you will need to download and complete the booking form and post it to:

Ultimate Drum Week

PO Box 436
Edgware
Middlesex
 HA8 6WX

In order to reserve your place, a payment of at least £100 deposit must be returned with the completed booking form, with the remaining balance being paid by May 1st 2016. Alternatively, contact mike@mikedolbear.com for online payment info.

Teachers:

Geoff Dugmore - Session drumming
Ralph Salmins - Its all about the swing
Gavin Harrison - Time, polyrhytms, beat displacement and more
Gabor Dornyei - Extreme independence
Jeff Davenport - Everything you need to know about tuning and getting the best from your kit.
Richard Spaven - Working on modern drumming concepts
Ash Soan - Session drumming

Timetable:

Monday

Guest teachers:  Geoff Dugmore, Ralph Salmins

10.00 - 11.45: Introduction
12.15 - 2.00: Lesson  (Bigger class 1st day only)
2.00 - 3.15: Lunch
3.15 - 5.00: Lesson  (Bigger class 1st day only)
7.30 – 10.30pm: The Ultimate Drum Jam Night with full band in theatre. Free to students and also open to public at £10.

Tuesday

Guest teachers:  Geoff DugmoreGavin Harrison, Ralph Salmins
 
10.00 - 11.45: Lesson 1 Blue
12.15 - 2.00: Lesson 2 Green
2.00 - 3.15: Lunch
3.15 - 5.00: Lesson 3 Yellow
 
7.30 - 9.30pm: clinic with support. Entry for Non students: £15
 

Wednesday

Guest teacher:  Gavin Harrison, Geoff Dugmore, Jeff Davenport.  
 
10.00 - 11.45: Lesson 1 Blue
12.15 - 2.00: Lesson 2 Green
2.00 - 3.15: Lunch
3.15 - 5.00: Lesson 3 Yellow
 
7.30 - 9.30pm:  Round table with guest drummers and industry folks

Thursday

Guest teachers:  Geoff Dugmore, Gabor Dornei, Richard Spaven
 
10.00 - 11.45: Lesson 1 Blue
12.15 - 2.00: Lesson 2 Green
2.00 - 3.15: Lunch
3.15 – 5.00: Lesson 3 Yellow
 
7.30 - 9.30pm:  Clinic.  Non students £15

Friday 

Guest teachers : Geoff DugmoreAsh Soan.  Working with a Bass player Laurence Cottle
 
10.00 - 11.45: Lesson 1 Blue
12.15 - 2.00: Lesson 2 Green
2.00 - 3.15: Lunch
3.15 - 5.00: Lesson 3 Yellow
 
 

Venue address:

The Bull Theatre
68 High Street

Barnet
EN5 5SJ
 

Local Accomodation: