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Royal College of Music – Festival of Percussion
May 5, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
The RCM’s highly popular Festival of Percussion returns for another day of masterclasses, performances and intrumental showcases!
The RCM’s annual celebration of percussion returns this summer with an incredible roster of world-class musicians. American jazz-drummer Tommy Igoe is our special guest, bringing 25 years of Big Band experience to the Amaryllis Fleming Hall stage.
This year’s festival also includes a Taiko drumming session and performances from Neal Wilkinson, the Royal Marines Band, Patrick King, Pete Long, Rob Farrer, Owen Gunnell and the 2019 winner of the UK Young Drummer of the Year, Nathan Shingler.
Tommy Igoe special guest
Rob Farrer guest artist
Owen Gunnell guest artist
Patrick King guest artist
Pete Long guest artist
Royal Marines Band guest artists
Nathan Shingler guest artist
Neal Wilkinson guest artist
Families are also welcome, as RCM Sparks present a host of interactive events based around music making.
Stay for our evening concert with RCM Big Band, featuring director Pete Long, and guest artist Tommy Igoe!