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about skip's clinics and workshops


Skip is an in-demand and much sought clinician and educator. His unique approach to educational presentations has earned him endorser/clinician contracts with Yamaha Drums, Ziljian Cymbals, Evans Heads, Vic Firth Sticks, and LP Percussion. As a representative of these companies Skip has appeared internationally at numerous educational institutions, jazz festivals, and music industry events.

Much of the material for Skip's workshops is based on his critically acclaimed Warner Brothers Publication, World Fusion Drumming.

Skip's currrent clinic schedule highlights


  • Current Schedule coming soon

May 2007

  • Clinic presentations Accademia Musica Moderna Franco Rossi, Turino, Italy, May 24 2007
  • Savigliano Italy Grand Baita Master Class and Concert May 25
  • Master Class and Concert Alba Musica Festivo, Guiseppe Nova, Alba, Italy, May 28, 2007

June 2007

  • Berklee Percussion Week Boston June 26-29

July 2007

  • Clinic presentations and concerts at the Valencia Jazz Festival Workshops in Valencia, Spain July 2-8, 2007 with Ximo Tebar, Ricky Rodriguez, Henry Cole, Donald Edwards, Bob Stoloff and Adam Rogers
  • Clinic presentations with Giorgio Zanier, Aviano, Italy July 11-12, 2007
  • Clinic presentations at Summer Stage for Accademia Musica Moderna with Dom Famularo, Sergio Bellotti, Luca Casagrande, Furio Chirico, Simone Francesco,, Luca Turolli and Franco Rossi and the National Drum School Teachers Project, Volta Mantovana, Italy July 13-15 2007


April 28-30, 2006
: Cape Breton International Drum Fest
Sponsored by UFIP / Taye Drums / Evans Heads / Vic Firth Drum Sticks with support from Berklee College

Italy, Switzerland, India: Dates TBA

May 24-25:
International Snare Drum Competition
Bari, Italy
with Han Bennick, Adam Nussbaum and many other international artists

June 26-30, 2006:
Berklee World Percussion Festival, Boston, MA

July 14-16, 2006
: Franco Rossi Summer Stage, Volta Mantovana, Italy
Sponsored by UFIP / Taye Drums / Evans Heads / Vic Firth Drum Sticks and the National Drum School Teachers Association

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Skip is available to do educational presentations and hands0on workshops for your school, retail outfit, trade organization, or music festival.

Contact Skip regarding clinics.