STANTON MOORE'S 4th ANNUAL
"SPIRIT OF NEW ORLEANS"
SPACE IS LIMITED!
DECEMBER 9TH - 11TH 2016
OLD U.S. MINT
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Grammy™ award-winning drumming
superstar, author, and instructional DVD creator Stanton Moore (Galactic) hosts his 4th Annual “Spirit
of New Orleans” Drum Camp, December 9th – 11th, 2016 at
Old U.S. Mint located at 400 Esplanade Ave.,
Produced by MUSO Entertainment, this
exclusive 3-day music camp celebrates the legacy and rich musical tradition
that is uniquely New Orleans’. Students will enjoy three, 8-hour days of
hands-on drumming, for a total of 24 hours of specialized, small group
instruction. Special guests including legendary New Orleans drummer Johnny Vidacovich, legendary drummer and "King of Treme," Shannon Powell and famed guitarist Leo Nocentelli (The Meters) as well as private lessons, live
performances, evening concerts and a chance to sit in and perform with Nocentelli at New Orleans’
premier jazz club, Snug Harbor and
The exclusive "Spirit of New Orleans" Drum Camp will
offer a limited number of students the chance to play with, and learn from superstar
drummer Stanton Moore in an ultra-intensive classroom setting. Each student
will play on an individual practice drum kit allowing for an incredibly
intense, educational experience that guarantees results.
A lifelong resident of New Orleans, Stanton Moore is a
highly respected drummer and authority on New Orleans musical history who has
toured the world as a performer and
educator, garnering accolades for his superb drumming skills, clinics and for
his wildly popular "Groove Alchemy" book and DVD. In addition,
Moore has released a number of educational products celebrating New Orleans
drumming styles including the book Take
it to the Street, as well as his DVD series "A Modern Approach to New Orleans Drumming" and "A Traditional Approach to New Orleans Drumming," as well as the
comprehensive beginner-to-advance book and DVD project, "A Fresh Approach to the
Drum Set." Moore also designed his own signature line of cymbals for Crescent by Sabian and regularly performs with Galactic as well as
The Stanton Moore Trio and Dragon Smoke (featuring Ivan Neville), Leo Nocentelli (The Meters), Maceo Parker, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Anders
Osborne and many others.
Sponsors include: Gretsch
Drums, Sabian Cymbals, Latin Percussion, Vic Firth, Remo, DW, Puresound,
Cympad, Roland, Tight Screw, Gator Cases and Audix Microphones
- Where should I stay?
While we do not have a host hotel, closest hotel options include, but are not limited to:
- What gear do I need & what is provided?
will need to bring your own sticks, throne, practice kit &
double pedal. After signing up, you will receive a Student Information
& Gear Rental Sheet by email with pricing information. If you have
any questions about gear rental/sales, please
email us at email@example.com for details.
- What skill level is required to attend?
Classes and curriculum are developed to accommodate all ranges of
playing. All classes are optional and open to everyone. You may attend
as many or as few of the sessions and activities as you wish.
- Is there an age requirement?
- Face time: How much will there be?
Stanton is with you from 9:00 - 6:00 daily*. You will have
plenty of time to ask questions, get private lessons, photographs and
autographs and you can ask him to specifically cover topics that YOU are
interested in covering at the camp. Plus there will be performances in
the evening so you can experience New Orleans' LIVE music scene. *Camp
hours may be adjusted to accommodate evening shows.
- What about event cancellation?
MUSO Entertainment/SONO reserve the right to cancel the event at
any time at our discretion if deemed necessary due to a lack of
participation or any other reason. If the event is canceled, all fees
collected by MUSO Entertainment/SONO will be reimbursed in full within
72 hours of event cancellation. SONO Entertainment/TLDBC is not
responsible for reimbursing any travel fees, fees for accommodations not
provided by MUSO Entertainment/SONO, or other expenses. We recommend
in any case that you purchase travel insurance.
-Can I take photos, video or audio recordings?
Yes. Although, special guests may have their own policies regarding
filming and and you may be required to sign a waiver stating all
recordings, footage and/or photos will be used strictly for personal use
and not commercially. Remember, YOU paid to be at the camp. Why would
you give it to somebody else for free?
Registration, Payment and Cancellation Terms and Conditions:
for any Muso Entertainment music camp constitutes your acknowledgment of
and consent to all of the Registration, Payment and Cancellation terms
and conditions listed below:
Registration and Payments:
- All rates are per person
- A 8.25% California State Tax may be applied to your balance if applicable.
- A non-refundable $250.00 portion of your payment is considered a
deposit required to reserve your
space at the SONO Drum Camp. In the event of student cancellation,
tuition less $250.00 will be refunded to you within 72 hours. Deposits
nonrefundable, no exceptions.
- No refunds for any portion of any fees will be issued after
the start of the camp. No partial refunds will be refunded for camp
- Cancellations received fewer than 14 days prior to the start of
any SONO/MUSO Entertainment event will be issued a rain check for a
future SONO event of equal or lesser value. No other refunds or credits
will be issued.
- All SONO attendees are responsible for any rental gear
provided and SONO reserves the right to charge students for any damaged
or missing equipment.
All gear rental fees or purchases must be paid before the start of the camp.
Once a SONO reservation is placed, the following terms apply:
Due to the nature of our events and strict cancellation policies,
MUSO Entertainment/SONO/Big Drum Bonanza strongly suggests purchasing
Special Guests or curriculum schedule is subject to change:
Entertainment/SONO/Big Drum Bonanza reserves the right to offer
qualified substitute faculty and entertainment at our discretion in the
event of the inability of a faculty member to attend, or other special
circumstances, such as an emergency, illness, etc. If any such changes
are made, MUSO Entertainment/SONO/Big Drum Bonanza will make reasonable
efforts to notify registrants by updating our website with the most
up-to-date information. Attendees are still responsible for the full
amount of their registration fee.
Event Cancellation: MUSO Entertainment/SONO/Big Drum Bonanza
reserves the right to cancel the event at any time at our discretion if
deemed necessary due to a lack of participation or any other reason. If
the event is canceled, all fees collected by MUSO
Entertainment/SONO/Big Drum Bonanza will be reimbursed by check. MUSO
Entertainment/SONO/Big Drum Bonanza is not responsible for reimbursing
any travel fees, fees for accommodations not provided by MUSO
Entertainment/SONO/Big Drum Bonanza, or other expenses. We recommend in
any case that you purchase travel insurance.