Stanton here and it's drum camp announcement time again! But this year, I’ll be doing TWO totally different camps! I'd like to announce that enrollment for my seventh annual Spirit of New Orleans drum camp is now open for Dec. 13 -15. Next, I am so excited to announce an all-new camp called "Inside the Drummer's Studio" (IDS) December 21-22. Ten attendees will get to spend two days with me in my studio working on one play along of their choice.
n case you missed it over the weekend, this #MardiGras I captured some of the behind the scenes of what's going on and put together a recap Vlog. It includes #LundiGras (day before Mardi Gras) and Galactic three sets at Tipitina's that went until 6am. It also has parts of Mardi Gras day and myself playing with the Mardi Gras Indians.
At SONO Drum camp this year I played the "Crazy Army" snare solo written by Ed Lemley with John Wooton on snare. This piece is based on a few different rudiments, one being the only American based rudiment, the Flamacue….