Suphala available for Private Lessons
posted July 26, 2016

Tabla Artist Suphala is now available for private lessons at The Collective. For more information and to book a private lesson with Suphala please call (212) 741-0091 X104, or email us at Suphala is one of the most versatile young tabla artists making music today. Raised in the U.S. by Indian parents, Suphala began […]

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: […]


D’Addario Live Master Class and Clinic Featuring Cliff Almond and John Patitucci
posted July 25, 2016

  Please join us on Saturday, August 13th at 1:00PM as we team up with D’Addario to host a full band Master Class and Clinic featuring Cliff Almond and John Patitucci. This event is free for all to attend. All attendees will receive free product samples compliments of D’Addario and Co. The event schedule is […]

Bass Collective Alum Kirk Layne Caribbean Music Workshop 8/4/2016 – 7:00PM
posted July 12, 2016

Bass Collective Alum Kirk Layne will be putting on a workshop on Thursday, August 4th at 7PM. The focus of the workshop with be on Caribbean Music. “From my time at The Collective being a part of the Caribbean class, our style of music has been modernized drastically over the last 10 years especially within […]

Suphala Tabla/Indian Rhythms Master Class 7/21/2016 – 7:00PM
posted June 15, 2016

Suphala is one of the most versatile young tabla artists making music today. Raised in the U.S. by Indian parents, Suphala began learning western classical music on the piano at age four, performing at age five, and as a teenager transferred her passion to one of the world’s most complex percussion instruments: the tabla. She […]

Tommy Igoe Drum Set Clinic 7/14/2016 – 3:00PM
posted June 15, 2016

Tommy Igoe is a world-class musician living in San Francisco. He has been long recognized as one of the finest drummers in the world and is the top-selling author in his field with four #1 titles on He began drumming before the age of 2, started classical piano at 10, won every music competition […]

Rich Scannella Drum Set Clinic 7/7/2016 – 7:00PM
posted June 15, 2016

Rich Scannella has played for some of the most iconic superstars in the music industry. Rich has played/toured/and or recorded with legendary artist Bon Jovi, Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga, Jon Bon Jovi, Brian Fallon (Gaslight Anthem), Adam Duritz (Counting Crows), Joe Elliot (Def Leopard), Neal Schon (Journey), Michael Anthony (Van Halen), Gene Cornish (The Rascals), […]

Jim Riley Drum Set Clinic 6/22/2016 – 7:00PM
posted June 15, 2016

Jim is the drummer and bandleader for multi-platinum group, Rascal Flatts. Since moving to Nashville in 1997, Jim he has played over a thousand of sold out shows for millions of fans. His television credits include The Grammy Awards, The Tonight Show, The American Music Awards, The Voice, American Idol, Dancing with the stars, Oprah, […]

Corky Laing Drum Set Clinic 6/16/2016 – 7:00PM
posted June 15, 2016

Drum legend Corky Laing will be joining us for a Master Class on Thursday, June 16th. This event is free for all to attend. To reserve a seat, please call (212) 741-0091 X100, or stop by The Collective and sign up in person.

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 […]

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