All the latest news about Keith Hall recordings, tours, reviews and more.
POSTED: June 14, 2013
Jazz Drums Now! Volume 2, the awaited follow up to Volume 1, is available now at www.KeithHallMusic.com. Volume 2 introduces brushes, New Orleans Second Line rhythms, the shuffle, and focuses on advanced comping and solo concepts, all with the Total Play-Along System on MP3 CD.
POSTED: February 27, 2013
Registration is open for the 2013 Keith Hall Summer Drum Intensive and a picture of us was included in Downbeat Magazine’s 2013 International Jazz Camp Guide. Look at all those drummers!!
POSTED: February 6, 2013
Keith recently presented at the Michigan Music Conference and shared his “Imitate, Orchestrate, Create” concept. This material will be included in his upcoming book “Jazz Drums Now! Vol. 2. Everyone in the audience was playing on their lap and air drumming. It’s still true…Everyone wants to be a drummer!
POSTED: February 6, 2013
Keith and a group of students from WMU presented ‘Jazz Is Our Music’ to Woods Edge and Valley Center Schools sponsored by Education for the Arts.
POSTED: January 31, 2013
Keith had the privilege of sharing the stage with some amazing speakers at Catalyst2013 where he spoke on ‘Improvising Creativity’. 800 people at a sold-out event with speakers like Corey Booker, John Acuff, Nancy Duarte and others.
Download the CONFIDENCE confession here
POSTED: January 15, 2013
POSTED: December 17, 2012
POSTED: November 27, 2012
Stay tuned for the follow up to Jazz Drums Now! Vol. 1…
POSTED: October 21, 2012
I just finished a couple successful tours in Europe with Curtis Stigers. We traveled to Switzerland, The Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg, Paris, and Denmark. We have been touring to support his new CD, “Let’s Go Out Tonight.” We met some wonderful people, ate and drank some tasty treats and had lots of fun making music!
POSTED: October 17, 2012
The KHDCX was a great success for everyone on November 10.
The Drum Choir Xperience is a unique one-day experience with a focus on playing in a drum set ensemble.
“We were glad to have our son challenged at such a high level, and then inspired to play better!”
– Mark & Elisabeth, parents
“This camp stretched my capabilities further than I thought I could go in one day!! Awesome experience!!”
– Matt D, student
- To play with other drummers in a friendly and inspiring atmosphere
- To play melodies of jazz standards around the drum set
- To use well-known jazz drumming vocabulary to play with other drummers
- Different improvisation techniques to express yourself and communicate with others
- much more….