Elliot Bennett Monday 9.30-10.30
Masterclass – ‘Everything is about the build’ Elliot outlines and demonstrates concepts focusing on Builds, Fills and Grooves.
Elliot Bennett is a UK based Drummer, Clinician and educator. He has performed in plethora of musical situations and genres, working with the likes of UK number 1 selling artist Sian Evans (formally know as Kosheen), Jim Mullen, Bobby Shew, Keith Tippett, Slowly Rolling Camera. Similarly, Elliot has appeared on multiple album recordings. When not on the road playing internationally, Elliot has a thriving Remote Session business playing and recording drums at his studio.
Elliot has been a lecturer for over 15 years teaching at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama to both the Bachelor and Master Degree students. Similarly, he is head of drums at the University Of South Wales teaching on both the BA and BMus undergraduate degree courses and drum tutor at Cardiff University.
Elliot has been asked to present his ideas at various drum clinics, opening up for some of the worlds best drummers. Some of which include: Steve Smith (Journey), Carl Palmer (Emerson, Lake & Palmer), Ian Thomas (Seal, Eric Clapton), Chad Smith (RHCP), Terry Bozzio and Jo Jo Mayer.