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Drum Camp 2023

  • drum kit
Monday, August 7, 2023
Friday, August 11, 2023
9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. MT
Ambrose University
150 Ambrose Circle SW
Calgary, AB T3H 0L5

Under the direction of Tyler Hornby, the Drum Set Educational Camp is the pinnacle drum event every year in Calgary, providing amazing drum instruction from world class drummers who are experts in their field. This unique experience gives students young and old a chance to enhance their abilities on the drum set. This camp provides an intensive yet fun atmosphere in a master class setting, allowing participants to go at their own pace.

Topics which will be covered range:

  • swing ride cymbal
  • approaches big band chart reading
  • Jazz combo drumming
  • funk drumming
  • stick and pedal techniques
  • Cuban & Brazilian rhythms on the drum set
  • improvisation
  • jazz drum set history lectures
  • transcription analysis

No auditions are required, however, applicants must be 13+ years and should have some experience.

Instructor: Tyler Hornby - Director/Instructor (Ambrose University)

Guest Instructors: Jim Johnston and Jon May

Register early and save!

Cost: $300 (plus GST & fees) until Friday, June 30 and $375 (plus GST & fees) after June 30

Sales end July 31