Fri, Jul 10 | Zoom

Let's Drum! - Staying Sane: Playing Drums in Quarantine

If you’re bored in quarantine, looking to build some chops, or looking for a challenge for your brain, you are in the right place! Anyone from beginner to advanced players are welcome to come dive into things that can push your hands and your mind and help you stay sane in quarantine!
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Let's Drum! - Staying Sane: Playing Drums in Quarantine

Time & Location

Jul 10, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM CDT
Zoom

About the event

If you’re bored in quarantine, looking to build some chops, or looking for a challenge for your brain, you are in the right place! Anyone from beginner to advanced players are welcome to come dive into things that can push your hands and your mind and help you stay sane in quarantine!  What we’ll drum: Creativity 101: Customizing what you already know to work any skill you want; Improving while keeping your mental batteries charged; Staying connected to the drumming world of 2020

Hosted by Jesse Backes

Jesse Backes is the percussion director at Fishers HS. Since graduating from the University of Illinois in 2013, he has been the percussion specialist and battery arranger for Marian Catholic HS (2013-19), the percussion director/arranger at Batavia HS (2013-17), and the director/arranger at Lake Central HS (2017-18). After spending the 2010 season performing with Colts and the 2011-13 seasons with The Cavaliers, he joined the Phantom Regiment percussion staff serving as a battery visual technician, snare technician, and associate percussion caption head from 2014-16. Jesse is now in his 3rd year with The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps percussion staff where he serves as the battery