Rich Redmond at Charlotte Music School

Rich Redmond, drummer for Country Superstar Jason Aldean was in Charlotte,NC for a concert, and had enough down time to teach a few lessons. We are grateful to Mark Norman and the Charlotte Music School for housing the lessons and for The Drummer's Closet for back-lining the equipment and brands that Rich plays. Here are a few shots from the day.

UNCC Grad Colin Ray getting some knowledge from Rich

UNCC Grad Colin Ray getting some knowledge from Rich

Colin getting a closer look 

Colin getting a closer look 

Rich layin' it down

Rich layin' it down

Colin in the zone

Colin in the zone

Rich signing Colin's copy of "FUNdamentals of Drumming for Kids"

Rich signing Colin's copy of "FUNdamentals of Drumming for Kids"

Rich Redmond & Colin Ray

Rich Redmond & Colin Ray

Philip Yates soaking it in 

Philip Yates soaking it in 

Rich Redmond and Philip Yates

Rich Redmond and Philip Yates

Rico Murphy of The Drummer's Closet and Rich Redmond

Rico Murphy of The Drummer's Closet and Rich Redmond

Rico Murphy and RIch Redmond

Rico Murphy and RIch Redmond

Philip Yates (Piano Instructor/Drum Student), Rich Redmond, Mark Norman (Owner of Charlotte Music School)

Philip Yates (Piano Instructor/Drum Student), Rich Redmond, Mark Norman (Owner of Charlotte Music School)

Fayetteville State University Day of Percussion January 14, 2017

Dr. Daniel McCloud of Methodist University and participants at his mallet fundamentals clinic

Dr. Daniel McCloud of Methodist University and participants at his mallet fundamentals clinic

Methodist University student performing a two mallet solo during clinic

Methodist University student performing a two mallet solo during clinic

Dr. Don Parker of Fayetteville State University conducting an orchestral percussion clinic

Dr. Don Parker of Fayetteville State University conducting an orchestral percussion clinic

Hoke County High School learning about crash cymbal techniques

Hoke County High School learning about crash cymbal techniques

Fred Dunlap III of Johnson C Smith University giving a clinic on writing for marching percussion

Fred Dunlap III of Johnson C Smith University giving a clinic on writing for marching percussion

Cody Fox and Ashonti Gainey of Fayetteville State University peforming a duet

Cody Fox and Ashonti Gainey of Fayetteville State University peforming a duet

FSU DOP attendees learning about hand percussion techniques from Dr. Don Parker

FSU DOP attendees learning about hand percussion techniques from Dr. Don Parker

Mass Ensemble for "Oye Como Va"

Mass Ensemble for "Oye Como Va"

The Drummer's Closet raffled off a Pearl Master Custom Snare to a lucky attendee

The Drummer's Closet raffled off a Pearl Master Custom Snare to a lucky attendee

Asa Oates of E.E. Smith won the snare from The Drummer's Closet raffle

Asa Oates of E.E. Smith won the snare from The Drummer's Closet raffle