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Sound Check for Russ Miller and Pete Lockett's session at #PASIC14

20h ago
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Clinic/Performance: "A North American and European perspective on Indian Rhythms for Drum set and Percussion" Russ Miller A multiple Readers’ Poll Winner in Modern Drummer, drumset artist Russ Miller has played on many Grammy-award winning recordings with combined sales of over 26 million copies. His versatility has led him to work with such artists and groups as Ray Charles, The Fifth Dimension, Natalie Cole, Tina Turner, Nelly Furtado, Steve Perry, and Andrea Bocelli. Miller can be heard playing on television shows and over 50 movies including Chicken Little, Fracture, and Resident Evil Apocalypse. He also has four acclaimed solo albums including Cymbalism, Arrival, Arrival Live (DVD/CD), and Chegada3. Miller has authored two books The Drum Set Crash Course and Transitions as well as recorded three videos Arrival-Behind The Glass, The Drum Set Crash Course, and The Drum Set Crash Course Tuning Edition. Pete Lockett Percussionist Pete Lockett performs in a variety of musical styles and settings including traditional Carnatic and Hindustani music of North and South India, Taiko drumming, Blues, Rock & Roll, jazz, classical, and folk. Lockett has recorded and/or performed with such groups and artists as Björk, Peter Gabriel, Robert Plant, Dido, Bill Bruford, Jeff Beck, Ustad Zakir Hussain, The Verve, Steve Smith, Nelly Furtado, Evelyn Glennie, Craig Armstrong, Dave Weckl, Thomas Lang, Nicko McBrain, Vanessa-Mae, Errol Brown, Simon Phillips, Kodo, A. R. Rahman, and Eumir Deodato. He arranged and recorded all the ethnic percussion for five James Bond films and many other Hollywood blockbuster movies. Lockett has taught and lectured worldwide, including at the Royal College of Music and Berklee College of Music. He has written over one hundred articles for such magazines as Modern Drummer, Rhythm, and SA Drums. Lockett has also released two drum techniques books. The most recent of the two books is entitled Indian Rhythms for Drumset.