Alan Keown Virtual Drum Camp

July 13-17, 2020

Due to the guidelines set forth by the State of Oregon, we will not be able to hold our in-person Drum Camp this summer. But thanks to the diligent work of our staff, we have created a fun and engaging curriculum for our virtual camp! We will still offer instruction from our world-class staff, fun activities such as the Rudiment Contest, Solo Night and other various clinics, as well as clinics from our incredible guest artists. Guests will include:

  • Scott Johnson, Caption Head of the Blue Devils Drum & Bugle Corps
  • Ralph Nader, co-founder of the hit duo BYOS
  • Brandon Olander, Famed snare drum prodigy and Blue Devils section leader
  • Stephanie Vasilakis, Snare drummer with Blue Devils and RCC Indoor and currently Vic Firth Social Media Manager

Daily Schedule:

  • 9:00-9:30am PST: Welcome, Introductions, and schedule for the day
  • 9:30-11:30 PST: Four 30 minute “Rudiment Rotations”. (Campers will rotate between teachers every 30 minutes studying a different portion of the curriculum)
  • 11:30-Noon PST: Full Camp Chop Out
  • Noon-1:00 PST: Lunch
  • 1:00-1:45 PST: Guest Clinician
  • 1:45-2:15 PST: Full Camp Rehearsal for Final Performance Project
  • 2:15-3:00 PST: Full Camp Activity

The tuition for the camp is $200 and can be paid when you register online, here on the website.
Once you are registered we will send you the following:

  • Your curriculum for your binder (via email)
  • Your binder with customized cover
  • One pair of Vic Firth Roger Carter snare sticks
  • Camp T-shirt
  • Various industry goodies (Yamaha, Vic Firth, Remo, Sabian)


All ages and ability levels welcome!