Level 300 – Going from Student to Drummer

You will gain the technique and musicality to take advantage of all of the lessons we have on Drum Channel. Challenge yourself with Academy courses by Chad Wackerman, Thomas Lang, Gregg Bissonette, and Terry Bozzio. Plus, over 100 teachers in our DC Courses and Masterclasses. Level 300 includes courses 6, 7, & 8. Written and performed by Mike Packer.  

Mike Packer earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Percussion Performance from the University of Northern Colorado and his Master’s in Education, Leadership, and Policy from Boston University. Mike has performed with Free Flight, Wilson Phillips, Diane Reeves, The Los Angeles Philharmonic and more. Studio credits include Grounded for Life, Mad TV, The People’s Choice Awards, and multiple Cable Ace Awards. Mike’s teaching experience consists of being a staff instructor at Musician’s Institute and Los Angeles College of Music. He’s also an accomplished author and has been a private instructor for 30 years. Mike is currently the Vice President of Education at 1500 Sound Academy.

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  • 9 Topics
  • 79 Lessons

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  • Mike Packer