Bill Messerschmidt at U.S.A.R.D. 2012

Bill Messerschmidt offers three perspectives related to the use of  drum rudiments: as applied to their original historical context; as applied to modern rudimental drumming and other areas of percussion and as a foundation for creative percussive...

The New York Drummers Association

The New York Drummers Association (NYDA) performs some standard, "Ancient" drum pieces as they might have been performed in the early days. Bill McGrath, Jr is accompanied by his club members on rope snare: Dale Andrews, Doug Morrow, Paul Hallifax with Harry...

The New England Chapter U.S.A.R.D. Performance

The Rudimental Drummers Club of New England (RDCNE), a U.S.A.R.D. chapter performs some popular fife and drum jam pieces as well as some original compositions for the genre. Special kudos goes out to the individuals of this group who in preparing for this show...