Aaron Comess Available for Private Lessons
posted January 19, 2016

Drummers Collective Artist in Residence Aaron Comess will be available for private lessons every Monday through the Spring Quarter. Please call (212) 741-0091 X104 for information, or email us at

Adam Nussbaum available for Private Lessons Saturday 1/23/16
posted January 19, 2016

Drummers Collective Artist in Residence Adam Nussbaum will be available for for private lessons on Saturday January 23rd. If you would like to study with Adam, please call k(212) 741-0091 X104, or email us at

The Collective Welcomes Ray Luzier to the Artist in Residence Roster
posted January 18, 2016

  The Collective is proud to announce the addition of Drummer and Educator Ray Luzier to our Artist in Residence roster. A graduate of the Musicians Institute’s Percussion Institute of Technology, Luzier adds a very impressive resume to the Artist in Residence program. Currently the full-time drummer for the band Korn, Ray has played with many […]

posted November 17, 2015

The Dennis Chambers Master Class scheduled for Saturday, November 21st has sold out. We will not be adding any additional seats. If you did not purchase a ticket for this class yet, you will not be able to attend.

The Collective announces the recipient of the 2015 Armand Zildjian Scholarship to Drummers Collective Student Juan Felipe Calderón
posted November 3, 2015

  The Collective School of Music is proud to announce Drummers Collective student, Juan Felipe Calderón, as a recipient of the 2015 Armand Zildjian Merit Scholarship for his hard work and to help continue his studies. “Thank you Zildjian for supporting music students from around the world,” states Juan. “It is an honor to receive […]

posted November 3, 2015

The Chuck Rainey and John Anthony Martinez Rhythm Intensive Master Class scheduled for November 14th has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. There is no make up date at this time.

Michael Lauren Available for Private Lessons 10/26-10/29
posted October 13, 2015

Attention New York City area Drummers!! Long time Drummers Collective faculty member, Michael Lauren, will be back in town the week of October 26th and will be available for private lessons! If you have always wanted to study with Michael now is your chance! Please call (212) 741 – 0091 X104 for booking information, or […]

Peter Szendofi Fall Workshops Begin on 10/17
posted September 18, 2015

The Collective is announcing two upcoming Fall workshops with Artist in Residence Peter Szendofi, Hybrid Drumming and – Traditional Grip, Hand and Foot Technique. Both workshops will run on Saturday afternoons beginning on October 17th running through November 7th. Course tuition is $160.00 for each workshop and can paid online through by clicking this link, […]

Fall 2015 3-Week Intensive Programs Open for Enrollment
posted July 22, 2015

The Collective will be holding two 3-week Intensive Programs this Fall. The first session will run from September 28th through October 16th, and the second session will run from November 30th through December 18th. Please click this link if you would like to apply online. For program or general information please email us at: […]

Enrollment for the Fall Quarter is Open!
posted July 22, 2015

Ride with us this Fall and take your playing to the next level! Enrollment is open for the Fall Quarter beginning on September 14th, 2015. Please click this link if you would like to apply online. For program or general information please email us at:


The Collective School of Music Spring ’16 Open House
posted April 18, 2016

Please join us on Saturday, May 21st for our Spring 2016 Open House! The open house will run from 12:00PM to 5:00PM and is free for all to attend. Featuring: -Faculty and Student Performances -Q and A session with Admissions, Faculty, Students, and Staff -Refreshments for all in attendance. -Live Facebook, Periscope, and Youtube streaming […]

Glen Sobel Drumset Clinic 5/11/2016
posted April 18, 2016

The Collective proudly welcomes back Glen Sobel on Wednesday May, 11th at 7:00PM. This clinic is free for all to attend. Please call (212) 741-0091 X100 to reserve your seat for this clinic. CURRENTLY ON TOUR WITH ROCK LEGEND ALICE COOPER Glen Sobel has played in a variety of genres including rock, hip hop, pop, […]

Hill Greene Jazz Bass Workshop 4/30/2016
posted March 29, 2016

Hill Greene has been studying music for 35 years and playing professionally for 25. His emphases are in classical, jazz, rock, blues, R&B, as well as the music of other continents and U.S. regions. Currently he is concentrating on solo performance. Greene studied at Berklee College of Music in Boston and at the University of […]

Daniel Glass Deliberate Practice Clinic 4/28/2016
posted March 29, 2016

Daniel Glass … …. is an award-winning drummer, author, historian and educator. He is widely recognized as an authority on classic American drumming and the evolution of American Popular Music. A member of the pioneering swing group Royal Crown Revue since 1994, Daniel has recorded and performed all over the world with many top artists, […]

Chuck Rainey and John Anthony Martinez Rhythm Intensive Master Class 4/21/16
posted March 29, 2016

Rhythm Intensive is a collaboration between legendary bassist Chuck Rainey and veteran drummer John Anthony Martinez whose mission it is to transfer and preserve what they have learned as rhythm section players to future generations via camps, clinics, videos, play along audio, books, and performances. Chuck and John will share their experience and expertise with […]

Andre “Dre Energy” Boyd Clinic 4/14/2016
posted March 29, 2016

Andre’ Boyd, a native of St. Louis, began playing the drums at two years old. Watching his brother play every Sunday morning at church fascinated him so much that he wanted to become a professional drummer. Since then Andre has been blessed to tour with numerous artists and shows from the United States to Europe […]

Danny Seraphine Clinic 4/11/2016
posted March 29, 2016

Pioneering jazz-rock drummer and composer Danny Seraphine is a founding member of Chicago. Worldwide the iconic group has sold over 122 million albums, and, just domestically, earned 22 gold, 18 platinum, and 8 multi-platinum albums. In 1990, after 23 years in the group, Seraphine and Chicago had a jarring parting of ways, and he left […]

Steve Smith Clinic 4/8/2016
posted March 29, 2016

Steve Smith’s drumming, while always decidedly modern, can best be described as a style that embodies the history of U.S. music. His original love of rudimental parade drumming is evident in his intricate solos. Likewise, his command of jazz, from New Orleans music, swing, bebop, avant-garde to fusion, is applied with his powerful rock drumming […]

Shawn Pelton Clinic 4/4/2016
posted March 29, 2016

Shawn Pelton is an American drummer and percussionist. He has recorded with a wide range of artists and has been a first call player since moving to New York in the late 1980s. Known for his great feel, deep soulful pocket and a high level of musicianship across a broad range of styles, Shawn has recorded […]

Felix Pastorius Clinic 4/2/2016
posted March 29, 2016

Felix Pastorius is a rising young bass force poised to broaden the technical and musical conceptions of the instrument. The son of bass immortal Jaco Pastorius, Felix tried violin and piano before settling on bass guitar, at age 10, inspired by Flea, Les Claypool and Victor Wooten. Joining the band of Weather Report percussionist Bobby […]

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