LANG DRUMMING BOOT CAMP - CALIFORNIA
November 9th - 11th, 2018
PALM GARDEN HOTEL
North Ventu Park Road,
Thousand Oaks, California 91320
up before September 15th to reserve your place in the world's best multi-day
drum camp experience at Early Bird Pricing.
Enter promo code TLDBC2018 & Save $50.00!
Hours 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Drummers of all ages,
levels and styles are invited to join Thomas Lang for this exciting, multi-day music
camp and educational experience. Each TLDBC camp is limited to a maximum of 25
students to offer optimal personal attention and dedicated instruction from one
of the world's top drummers. During the TLDBC, Lang leads students in three,
8-hour daily schedules of intensive, hands-on drumming for a total of 24 hours
of drumming time, which is guaranteed to improve your drumming skills.
Throughout the camp, students play along with Thomas on practice kits with
double pedals* allowing for maximum real, hands and feet playing time.
The TLDBC also
includes a VIP tour of the world-famous Drum Workshop factory!
Lang is a highly respected drummer who has toured the world as a performer
and educator -- earning numerous awards for his superb drumming skills,
clinics and for his wildly popular educational books and DVDs,
"Creative Control" and "Creative Coordination." Lang
has been named, The World's Best Drummer by Rhythm magazine
readers, "Best All Around Drummer" by DRUM! magazine,
and "Best Clinician" by Modern Drummer magazine. In
addition, he has won numerous other awards for his playing, signature products,
best selling books and DVDs.
Thomas Lang Drumming Boot Camp is a traveling, multi-day, intensive
educational drum camp that offers a limited number of students the chance to
play with and learn from Thomas Lang in an ultra intensive classroom setting.
The Thomas Lang Drumming Boot Camp camp has previously been hosted in various
international locations including: Los Angeles, New York, Melbourne, Warsaw,
Moscow, London, Vienna, Milan, Berlin, Lahit, Finland and Brig, Switzerland
among other locations. With over 125 camps hosted worldwide since 2006, the
TLDBC is the first and best artist-hosted drum camp in the world.
Friday - Sunday: Camp
runs daily from 9:00 - 6:00 with a 1.5 hour lunch break.
Friday's camp will
feature a VIP tour of the Drum Workshop factory
Camp curriculum is
customized to the individual group and no two camps are alike.
Thomas will work with students on the first day to assess individual needs and
abilities and specific requests for topics to cover.
Camp tuition covers all
three days of the camp and the DW Factory tour. If you want to book a room at
the Palm Garden, we can offer you special room rate which is $125.00 + tax per
night which includes:
- Private Garden Room overlooking the pool
- Daily Breakfast
- Free Wifi
- Fitness room
- Putting green
Please call The Palm
Garden Hotel directly at 805.716.4200 or email via email@example.com to book your room.
If you choose to reserve your spot at the TLDBC-LA with a nonrefundable $250.00 deposit, the balance ($500.00) can be paid by choosing the "balance due" option from the drop down menu. The balance of your camp tuition is due on October 30th or you may forfeit your space at the camp to a student on the waiting list.
THOMAS LANG DRUMMING
BOOT CAMP FAQ
gear do I need & what is provided?
the boot camp , you will need to bring your own sticks, throne, practice kit
& double pedal. Small electronic kit set ups may also be used. If you need
to rent or would like to purchase a practice kit, double pedal or throne from
us, we have very affordable rates.
do I get from the airport to the camp?
strongly recommend contacting Roadrunner Shuttle to reserve a ride to the camp. Taxis
are expensive and Uber/Lyft typically do not pick up at LAX or Burbank Airport.
I still come if I'm not a musician?
Come, explore & have fun! Hollywood & the Sunset Strip are 25 minutes
away and you can be on the beach in Malibu in 20 minutes! The Camarillo Outlet
Malls are just 5 minutes away -- and it's only 90 minutes to Disneyland! Many
of our attendees bring friends and family and make a vacation of it!
skill level is required to attend?
and curriculum are developed to accommodate all ranges of playing.
All classes are optional and open to everyone.
there an age requirement?
Minors will be required to provide a consent form from a legal guardian. Minors
who would like to attend the camp + hotel option must be accompanied by a legal
American breakfast is included in your package price.
if I want to stay extra days?
you sign up, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to book your rooms and
they will extend our special rate to you for any additional days you would like
about booking private lessons?
signing up, you will receive a Student Information Sheet via email where you
can request any camp equipment (DW 'Go Anywhere' kit/double
I want to bring my spouse but they don't want to attend classes, can I?
of course! In order to bring a non-participant, you don't need to pay a
separate fee unless you need an extra hotel room. If you're bringing the whole
family, let us know and we can work with you to get you the best hotel rates!
is check in and when is check out?
us know when you're arriving. Most people arrive after 4:00 PM the day before
(November 8th) if they are staying in the hotel. But you need to be onsite and
set up -- ready to play by 8:00 AM on November 9th, so please plan accordingly.
If you check out the morning of the last day of camp (Sunday, November 11th)
the hotel will hold your luggage if you plan to leave after camp ends at 6:00
PM. If you need to leave the camp early to catch a flight, please let us know
so we can make sure to get you your goody bag before you have to leave.
there wifi at camp?
is free wifi at the hotel.
about event cancellation?
Entertainment/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/Big Drum Bonanza will be reimbursed by check. MUSO
Entertainment/Big Drum Bonanza is not responsible for reimbursing any travel
fees, fees for accommodations not provided by MUSO Entertainment/Big Drum
Bonanza, or other expenses. We recommend in any case that you purchase travel
I take photos, video or audio recordings?
Although, each counselor may have their own policies regarding filming and and
you will 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?
is the weather at camp?
in Southern California in the summer is typically sunny and warm in the days --
you may want to bring a jacket for the evenings. Click here for updated weather
to Sunday you will have access to 24 hours of hands-on drumming, a VIP tour of
the DW Factory and additional camp activities. The only thing you have to do
after signing up is get here!
guest rooms are private rooms with free wifi, mini fridge, daily breakfast,
business office, swimming pool, jacuzzi, health club and more. Conveniently
situated near Freeway 101 in Oxnard, CA, this hotel is near the beaches of
Ventura, Malibu, California and other Southern California attractions. The
hotel is also less than an hour from Burbank/Bob Hope Airport (BUR) and Los
Angeles Airport (LAX), both of which are served by major domestic and
international carriers and all major rental car companies. The hotels
comfortable accommodations plus full services and professional
staff make this the perfect place to stay for business or pleasure. There
are plenty of dining options within walking distance. Feel free to bring along
a traveling companion at no additional hotel charges.
are no camp charges for any guest who wish to casually observe limited camp
activities. Individual instructors may reserve the right to limit spectators.
Guests are welcome on the Drum Channel/DW Factory tour, however complementary
transportation to and from the tours will be offered at priority to students.
Payment and Cancellation Terms and Conditions
decision to register for The Thomas Lang Drumming Boot Camp constitutes
your acknowledgment of and consent to all of the Registration, Payment and
Cancellation terms and conditions listed below:
a TLDBC reservation is placed, the following cancellation terms apply:
payments and deposits are non-refundable.
-Due to the nature of our events and strict cancellation policies, MUSO
Entertainment strongly suggests purchasing travel insurance.
Special Guests or curriculum schedule is subject to change. MUSO
Entertainment/Big Drum Bonanza/TLDBC 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/Big Drum Bonanza/TLDBC will make reasonable efforts to notify
registrants by updating our Web site with the most up-to-date information. Attendees
are still responsible for the full amount of their registration fee.
Event Cancellation: MUSO Entertainment/Big Drum Bonanza/TLDBC 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/Big Drum Bonanza/TLDBC will be reimbursed
by check. MUSO Entertainment/Big Drum Bonanza/TLDBC is not responsible for
reimbursing any travel fees, fees for accommodations not provided by MUSO
Entertainment/Big Drum Bonanza/TLDBC, or other expenses. We recommend in any
case that you purchase travel insurance.
MUSO Entertainment/Big Drum Bonanza/TLDBC 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/Big Drum Bonanza/TLDBC will make reasonable efforts to notify
registrants by updating our Web site with the most up-to-date information.
Attendees are still responsible for the full amount of their registration fee.