Groove School: Bass, Drums, and Percussion

Explore the possibilities in the world of rhythm. Whether you play bass, drum set, percussion, or mallets, this program will enrich your repertoire with different methods for improvisation, rhythm, and performance skills. Join Victor Wooten, the Berklee Performance Scholar in Residence; Percussion and Bass department chairs Omar Hakim and Steve Bailey; assistant chairs Yoron Israel and Sandro Scoccia; and nearly 40 more professional faculty for this one-of-a-kind, custom-made program focusing on instrumental skills and the all-important groove. Through clinics, concerts, and personalized ensemble instruction, Berklee’s faculty and visiting artists will guide you through a variety of styles and take your musicianship to the next level.

2019 Program Information

Program length:
Three days
Program dates:
Friday, June 14–Sunday, June 16, 2019
Registration fee: $50 (nonrefundable)
Move in: June 14, 2019, between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Move out by: June 16, 2019, by 7:00 p.m.
Age range:
15 years and older

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